KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

토착 (土着, tochak, “native”) + (, eo, “language”)

NounEdit

토착어 ‎(tochageo) ‎(hanja 土着語)

  1. the native language of a region; a regional language; a regional dialect
    제주도는 지리적 여건으로 말미암아 한국어의 특수한 토착어를 형성하였다.
    Jejudo-neun jirijeok yeogeoneuro malmiama han-gugeo-ui teuksuhan tochageo-reul hyeongseonghayeotda.
    Due to its geographic situation, Cheju Island developed a unique regional dialect of Korean.