마을

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as ᄆᆞᅀᆞᆶ (Yale: mozolh).

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [ma̠ɯɭ]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR ma-eul
RR (translit.) ma-eul
MC maŭl
Yale maul

Noun[edit]

마을 (ma-eul)

  1. village, hamlet, usually in rural surroundings
  2. (obsolete) rural court, in the village (as compared to a royal court, in the capital)