고향

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [ko̞ʝja̠ŋ]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR gohyang
RR (translit.) gohyang
MC kohyang
Yale kohyang

Noun[edit]

고향 (gohyang) (hanja 故鄕)

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