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U+BCF8, 본
HANGUL SYLLABLE BON
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: q-h-s

[U+BCF7]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BCF9]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[po̞n]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? bon
Revised Romanization (translit.)? bon
McCune–Reischauer? pon
Yale Romanization? pon

Etymology 1[edit]


볿


볘 ← → 봐

Syllable[edit]

(bon)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Noun[edit]

(bon) (hanja )

  1. example, model (shorten form of 본보기)
  2. pattern (of clothes for sewing)
  3. location of a Korean family clan
Synonyms[edit]
  • (location of a Korean family clan): 관향 (貫鄕, gwanhyang)

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Noun[edit]

(bon) (hanja )

  1. main
    회관bon hoegwanmain place of meeting

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Noun[edit]

(bon) (hanja )

  1. counter word for live trees and bushes

Etymology 5[edit]

Borrowed from German Bonn.

Proper noun[edit]

(Bon)

  1. Bonn (a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany)

Etymology 6[edit]

Determiner[edit]

(bon)

  1. attributive form of 보다 (boda)
    한국에 가 적있어요?
    Han-guk-e ga bon jeok-isseoyo?
    Have you ever been to (South) Korea?