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U+CDA9, 충
HANGUL SYLLABLE CUNG
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[U+CDA8]
Hangul Syllables
[U+CDAA]




쵸 ←→ 춰

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?chung
Revised Romanization (translit.)?chung
McCune–Reischauer?ch'ung
Yale Romanization?chwung

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (insect, bug).

Noun[edit]

(chung) (hanja )

  1. (formal or dialectal) bug, insect
    Synonym: 벌레 (beolle)
  2. roundworm
    Synonym: 회충(蛔蟲) (hoechung)
Derived terms[edit]

Suffix[edit]

—충 (-chung) (hanja )

  1. (slang, derogatory, neologism) Used to form derogatory words for groups of people [From c. 2010]
Derived terms[edit]
  • 급식충 (geupsikchung, annoying teenagers, literally school meal-worm)
  • 똥꼬충 (ttongkkochung, homosexual man, literally anus-worm)
  • 맘충 (mamchung, Karen; annoying middle-aged women, literally Mom-worm)
  • 일베충 (ilbechung, extreme far-right person, literally Ilbe-worm)
  • 진지충 (jinjichung, killjoy, literally seriousness-worm)
  • 틀딱충 (teulttakchung, annoying old people, literally denture-clack-worm)
  • 한남충 (hannamchung, annoying males, literally Korean-men-worm)

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Noun[edit]

(chung) (hanja )

  1. (formal, especially philosophy) loyalty; allegiance
    Synonym: 충성(忠誠) (chungseong)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(chung)

Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ɕʰɨuŋ))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈɨuŋ))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖɨuŋ, ɖɨuŋH))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ɕʰɨoŋ))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ɕʰɨuŋ))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖɨuŋ))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈɨuŋ, ʈɨuŋH))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈʰɨuŋ))
  9. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC hʉiX))
  10. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈʰɨoŋ))
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖɨuŋ))