고향

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 故鄕, from (reason) + (backcountry)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ko̞ʝja̠ŋ/
  • Phonetic hangeul:
  • Romanizations: RR (transcription): gohyangRR (transliteration): gohyangMC: kohyangYale: kohyang

Noun[edit]

고향 (gohyang) (hanja 故鄕)

  1. one's hometown or birthplace
  2. the ancestral home of one's family