신호총

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 信號 (signal) + (gun).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈɕʰi(ː)nβo̞t͡ɕʰo̞ŋ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?sinhochong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?sinhochong
McCune–Reischauer?sinhoch'ong
Yale Romanization?sīn.hochong

Noun[edit]

신호 (sinhochong) (hanja 信號銃)

  1. starter pistol, firearm used as a signal