대모

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Korean[edit]

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 대모 on Korean Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 玳瑁, 瑇瑁, from Chinese 玳瑁.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈtɛ(ː)mo̞] ~ [ˈte̞(ː)mo̞]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [(ː)/(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?daemo
Revised Romanization (translit.)?daemo
McCune–Reischauer?taemo
Yale Romanization?tāymo

Noun[edit]

대모 (daemo) (hanja 玳瑁, 瑇瑁)

  1. a hawksbill sea turtle