U+D654, 화
HANGUL SYLLABLE HWA
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[U+D653]
Hangul Syllables
[U+D655]




호 ←→ 홰

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from (fire), from the Middle Korean reading 화〯 (Yale: hwǎ).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ɸwa̠(ː)]
  • 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?hwa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?hwa
McCune–Reischauer?hwa
Yale Romanization?hwā

NounEdit

(hwa) (hanja )

  1. anger; rage
    여자 났습니까?Geu yeoja-neun wae hwaga natseumnikka?Why was she angry?
  2. Short for 화요일(火曜日) (hwayoil, Tuesday).
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from , from the Middle Korean reading 화〯 (Yale: hwǎ).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ɸwa̠(ː)]
  • 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?hwa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?hwa
McCune–Reischauer?hwa
Yale Romanization?hwā

NounEdit

(hwa) (hanja )

  1. disaster; misfortune
    부르다hwa-reul bureudato ask for trouble
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from , from the Middle Korean reading (Yale: hwà).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?hwa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?hwa
McCune–Reischauer?hwa
Yale Romanization?hwa

NounEdit

(hwa) (hanja )

  1. (formal) harmony; peace
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Korean word from .

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?hwa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?hwa
McCune–Reischauer?hwa
Yale Romanization?hwa

SuffixEdit

—화 (-hwa) (hanja )

  1. -ization; -ification
    서양 (西洋)seoyanghwa Westernization
    세계 (世界)segyehwa globalization
    발칸 (발칸)BalkanhwaBalkanization
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

Sino-Korean word from .

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?hwa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?hwa
McCune–Reischauer?hwa
Yale Romanization?hwa

SuffixEdit

—화 (-hwa) (hanja /)

  1. genre or style of painting
    서양 (西洋)seoyanghwa Western painting
    수채 (水彩)suchaehwa watercolour (lit. watercolour painting)
    풍경 (風景)punggyeonghwa landscape painting
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 6Edit

Sino-Korean word from .

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?hwa
Revised Romanization (translit.)?hwa
McCune–Reischauer?hwa
Yale Romanization?hwa

SuffixEdit

—화 (-hwa) (hanja )

  1. type of shoe
    축구 (蹴球)chukguhwa soccer cleats
    런닝 (런닝)reonninghwarunning shoes
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 7Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(hwa)

Extended content
  1. : fire
    (MC reading: (MC huɑX))
  2. : flower
    (MC reading: (MC hˠua))
  3. : China
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠua, hˠua, ɦˠuaH))
  4. : talk; episode (in a book, series, etc.)
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠuaiH))
  5. : picture
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠuɛH, ɦˠwɛk̚))
  6. : transformation
    (MC reading: (MC hˠuaH))
  7. : harmony
    (MC reading: (MC ɦuɑ, ɦuɑH))
  8. : shoe
    (MC reading: (MC hɨuɑ))