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Character
Unicode name HANGUL SYLLABLE BONG
Code point U+BD09
Entity number 봉
Unicode block Hangul Syllables
Composition + +
Dubeolsik input q-h-d
[U+BD08] [U+BD0A]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




볭 ←

봥 →

Symbol[edit]

(transliterations: RR bong, RRT , McCune–Reischauer pong, Yale pong)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Noun[edit]

‎(bong)

  1. plug or patch to prevent leakage
  2. (dentistry) filling

Etymology 3[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Adverb[edit]

‎(bong)

  1. hissingly. Used to express the hiss of escaping gas or wind.
  2. buzzingly. Used to express the buzz of a flying insect.

Etymology 4[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Noun[edit]

‎(bong)

  1. (fishing) A sinker
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Reading of various Chinese characters.

Noun[edit]

‎(bong) ‎(hanja )

  1. A small paper bag or envelope

‎(bong) ‎(hanja )

  1. An East Asian phoenix
  2. A dupe
Synonyms[edit]
  • (paper bag): 봉지 (bongji)

Proper noun[edit]

‎(bong)

  1. A rare Korean family name, usually romanized "Bong" or "Pong."
See also[edit]

Syllable[edit]

‎(bong)

  1. : pretty
    (eumhun reading: 예쁠 ‎(yeppeul bong))
  2. : respect
    (eumhun reading: 받들 ‎(batdeul bong))
  3. : confer upon
    (eumhun reading: 봉할 ‎(bonghal bong))
  4. : rust
    (eumhun reading: ‎(nok bong))
  5. : mountain peak
    (eumhun reading: 봉우리 ‎(bong-uri bong))
  6. : mountain peak
    (eumhun reading: 봉우리 ‎(bong-uri bong))
  7. : offer up
    (eumhun reading: 받들 ‎(batdeul bong))
  8. : beacon
    (eumhun reading: 봉화 ‎(bonghwa bong))
  9. : meet
    (eumhun reading: 만날 ‎(mannal bong))
  10. : stick
    (eumhun reading: 막대 ‎(makdae bong))
  11. : sheath decoration
    (eumhun reading: 칼집 장식 ‎(kaljip jangsik bong))
  12. : flourishing grass
    (eumhun reading: 무성할 ‎(pul museonghal bong))
  13. : bee
    (eumhun reading: ‎(beol bong))
  14. : sew
    (eumhun reading: 꿰맬 ‎(kkwemael bong))
  15. : phoenix
    (eumhun reading: 봉황새 ‎(bonghwangsae bong))
  16. : beacon
    (eumhun reading: 봉화 ‎(bonghwa bong))
  17. : Japanese mugwort
    (eumhun reading: ‎(ssuk bong))
  18. : blade
    (eumhun reading: 칼날 ‎(kallal bong))
  19. : phoenix
    (eumhun reading: 봉황새 ‎(bonghwangsae bong))
  20. : sew
    (eumhun reading: 꿰맬 ‎(kkwemael bong))
  21. : covering
    (eumhun reading: ‎(tteum bong))
  22. (rare) : carry on one's back
    (eumhun reading: 엎을 ‎(eopeul bong))
Derived terms[edit]