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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps sound-symbolic.

PronunciationEdit

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

ParticleEdit

(-ng)

  1. (colloquial) a sentence-final particle associated with cuteness or affection, particularly common among young people and especially young women
    감사합니gamsahamnidangThank you~
    안녕하세annyeonghaseyongHello~

Usage notesEdit

  • Sometimes a nasalization of the vowel rather than a true velar consonant.