맹자

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 孟子

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈmɛːŋd͡ʑa̠] ~ [ˈme̞ːŋd͡ʑa̠]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [ː/ː]
Revised Romanization? maengja
Revised Romanization (translit.)? maengja
McCune–Reischauer? maengja
Yale Romanization? māyngca

Proper noun[edit]

맹자 (Maengja) (hanja 孟子)

  1. Mencius, a Chinese philosopher, one of the principal interpreters of Confucianism
  2. Mencius (one of the Four Books of Confucianism)