암퇘지

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (am, female (non-human)) +‎ 돼지 (dwaeji, pig); 돼지 (dwaeji) made into 퇘지 (twaeji), because 아ᇡ (amh) is the older form of (am).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[a̠mtʰwe̞d͡ʑi]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? amtwaeji
Revised Romanization (translit.)? amtwaeji
McCune–Reischauer? amt'waeji
Yale Romanization? amthwayci

Noun[edit]

암퇘지 (amtwaeji)

  1. a female pig