한글화

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

한글 (hangeul) + (, hwa).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈha̠(ː)nɡɯɾβwa̠]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?hangeulhwa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?hangeulhwa
McCune–Reischauer?han'gŭrhwa
Yale Romanization?hānkul.hwa

NounEdit

한글화 (hangeulhwa)

  1. hangulization/hangeulization (the transliteration of non-Korean words into the Hangeul alphabet)
  2. (by extension) Korean localization (translation and conversion of texts or software into the Korean language (which uses Hangeul))

Derived termsEdit