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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




뎽 ←

돵 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR dong, RRT , McCune–Reischauer tong, Yale tong)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

(dong)

  1. east (hanja: )
  2. winter (hanja: )

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(dong)

  1. neighborhood (hanja: )

(Administrative divisions of South Korea) (ri), (dong), (myeon), (eup), (gu), (gun), (si), (do)

Etymology 3[edit]

Prefix[edit]

(dong)

  1. eastern- (hanja: )
Related terms[edit]
  • (buk), north
  • (seo), west
  • (nam), south