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U+C6D0, 원
HANGUL SYLLABLE WEON
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: d-n-j-s

[U+C6CF]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C6D1]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]





우 ← → 웨

Syllable[edit]

‎(won)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

From Mandarin ("circle" > "round coin") referring to the piece of eight (compare Japanese en , Mandarin yuán ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(won)

  1. won; the official currency of South Korea, sign = (KRW)
  2. won; the official currency of North Korea (KPW)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Sinitic

Noun[edit]

‎(won)

  1. (mathematics) circle
Synonymes[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

From English one

Noun[edit]

‎(won)

  1. one
Synonymes[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Syllable[edit]

(won) (incomplete list)