유행병

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Korean[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 流行病, from 流行 (widespreadness, circulation) + (disease), with compound/genitive tensing applied.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [juɦɛŋp͈jʌ̹ŋ] ~ [juɦe̞ŋp͈jʌ̹ŋ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [/]
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yuhaengbyeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yuhaengbyeong
McCune–Reischauer?yuhaengpyŏng
Yale Romanization?yuhayngqpyeng

Noun[edit]

유행병 (yuhaengbyeong) (hanja 流行病)

  1. (medicine) epidemic; pestilence