도로

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Korean[edit]

도로 (doro, “road”).

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 道路, from (road) + (road)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈto̞(ː)ɾo̞]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?doro
Revised Romanization (translit.)?dolo
McCune–Reischauer?toro
Yale Romanization?tōlo

Noun[edit]

도로 (doro) (hanja 道路)

  1. road, thoroughfare