대문

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 大門 (gate, (front/main) entrance, door)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈtɛ(ː)mun] ~ [ˈte̞(ː)mun]
  • 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?daemun
Revised Romanization (translit.)?daemun
McCune–Reischauer?taemun
Yale Romanization?tāymun

Noun[edit]

대문 (daemun) (hanja 大門)

  1. gate, (front/main) entrance, door