최고

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 最高, from (most) + (high)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[ˈt͡ɕʰwe̞ːɡo̞] ~ [ˈt͡ɕʰø̞ːɡo̞]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:/:]
Revised Romanization? choego
Revised Romanization (translit.)? choego
McCune–Reischauer? ch'oego
Yale Romanization? chōyko

Noun[edit]

최고 (choego) (hanja 最高)

  1. the peak, the pinnacle, the topmost point
  2. the best
    • 십팔(18)세의 그 여자는 이번 여름 바르셀로나 올림픽의 메달을 획득할 만한, 영국 최고의 기대주 중의 한 명입니다.
      Sippal(18)se-ui geu yeojaneun ibeon yeoreum bareusellona ollimpigui medareul hoekdeukhal manhan, yeongguk choegoui gidaeju jung-ui han myeong-imnida.
      At 18, she is one of Britain's best prospects for an Olympic medal in Barcelona this summer.