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See also: -도

(see above for the particle)

U+B3C4, 도
HANGUL SYLLABLE DO
Composition: +

[U+B3C3]
Hangul Syllables
[U+B3C5]




뎨 ←→ 돠

Jeju[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Ultimately from Proto-Japonic *to; compare Japanese () (to). Not attested in any stage of mainland Korean.

Noun[edit]

(do)

  1. entrance

Etymology 2[edit]

Perhaps the native Koreanic word for "deity".

Noun[edit]

(do)

  1. (chiefly in compounds) god, deity
    궤네깃gwenegitdogod of Gwenegi village

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [to̞(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?do
Revised Romanization (translit.)?do
McCune–Reischauer?to
Yale Romanization?

Noun[edit]

(do) (hanja )

  1. (government) province (in both Koreas)
    (Administrative divisions of South Korea) 리(里) (ri), 동(洞) (dong), 면(面) (myeon), 읍(邑) (eup), 구(區) (gu), 군(郡) (gun), 시(市) (si), 도(道) (do)
  2. principle, reason; morals; (philosophy, Confucianism) the Way, the Tao
    Synonym: 도리(道理) (dori)
    닦다do-reul dakdato cultivate one's morals
Derived terms[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [to̞(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?do
Revised Romanization (translit.)?do
McCune–Reischauer?to
Yale Romanization?

Noun[edit]

(do) (hanja )

  1. (in idiomatic expressions) bound, limit, extent
    지나치다do-ga jinachidato take something too far / to go beyond moderation
    넘다do-reul neomdato go beyond bounds (in a negative way)

Counter[edit]

(do) (hanja )

  1. degree of temperature
    섭씨 25seopssi isibo-do25 degrees Celsius
  2. (geometry) degree of an angle
    45 각도sasibo-do gakdoan angle of 45 degrees
  3. (geography) degree of longitude or latitude
    동경 125donggyeong baegisibo-dolongitude 125° E
  4. percentage of alcohol concentration

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from English do or some other European language.

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?do
Revised Romanization (translit.)?do
McCune–Reischauer?to
Yale Romanization?to

Noun[edit]

(do)

  1. do (musical note)

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Suffix[edit]

—도 (-do) (hanja )

  1. island
    제주 (濟州)Jejudo Jeju Island
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(do)

Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑuX, tɑuH))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑu))
  3. :
    (MC reading: )
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑuH))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu, tʰeuH))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  9. :
    (MC reading: )
  10. :
    (MC reading: )
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC duo))
  12. :
    (MC reading: )
  13. :
    (MC reading: (MC tuoX, t͡ɕiaX))
  14. :
    (MC reading: (MC duo, ɖˠa))
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑuX))
  16. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑuH))
  17. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖɨʌ, duo))
  18. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑuX))
  19. :
    (MC reading: )
  20. :
    (MC reading: (MC duoH))
  21. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu))
  22. :
    (MC reading: (MC duo))
  23. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑu))
  24. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑuH))
  25. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu))
  26. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰeu, tʰɑu, deuX))
  27. :
    (MC reading: (MC deuX))
  28. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  29. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑuX))
  30. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu))
  31. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑuX))
  32. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  33. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖˠauH))
  34. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu, ɖɨu, tɑuX))
  35. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖˠauH))
  36. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu))
  37. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖɨʌ, duo))
  38. :
    (MC reading: )
  39. :
    (MC reading: (MC duoH))
  40. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu))
  41. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  42. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu, dɑuH))
  43. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑuH))
  44. :
    (MC reading: (MC tuoX))
  45. :
    (MC reading: )
  46. :
    (MC reading: (MC tɑuX, tɑuH))
  47. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰuo, tʰuoX))
  48. :
    (MC reading: )
  49. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑuX))
  50. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu, ɖɨu))
  51. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑuH))
  52. :
    (MC reading: (MC duo, tʰuoH))
  53. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  54. :
    (MC reading: (MC tuoX))
  55. :
    (MC reading: (MC tuoX))
  56. :
    (MC reading: (MC deu))
  57. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑuH))
  58. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  59. :
    (MC reading: (MC duo))
  60. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑuX))
  61. :
    (MC reading: (MC tuo))
  62. :
    (MC reading: (MC duo))
  63. :
    (MC reading: (MC duo, duoH))
  64. :
    (MC reading: (MC tuo, d͡ʑia))
  65. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  66. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))
  67. :
    (MC reading: )
  68. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu))
  69. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑu))
  70. :
    (MC reading: (MC dɑu))