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U+D1B5, 통
HANGUL SYLLABLE TONG
Composition: + +

[U+D1B4]
Hangul Syllables
[U+D1B6]




톄 ←→ 톼

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (barrel, bucket).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?tong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?tong
McCune–Reischauer?t'ong
Yale Romanization?thong

Noun[edit]

(tong) (hanja )

  1. barrel, bucket, cask, pail, vat
    채웠다.Tong-eul mul-lo chaewotda.[He] filled the vat with water.
  2. Used in compounds to refer to body parts that resemble containers (being hollow, etc.), often with a colloquial nuance.
Derived terms[edit]
  • 기름통 (gireumtong, oil drum)
  • 맘마통 (mammatong, large breasts)
  • 목욕통 (mogyoktong, bathtub)
  • 목통 (moktong, wooden barrel)
  • 물통 (multong, water bucket)
  • 밥통 (baptong, boiled rice vessel)
  • 벌통 (beoltong, beehive)
  • 술통 (sultong, liquor barrel)
  • 쓰레기통 (sseuregitong, garbage can)
  • 연장통 (yeonjangtong, toolbox)

Etymology 2[edit]

Modern Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(tong)

Extended content
  1. : to pass through
    (eumhun reading: 통할 (tong-hal tong))
    (MC reading: (MC tʰuŋ))
  2. : to command
    (eumhun reading: 거느릴 (geoneuril tong))
    (MC reading: (MC tʰuoŋH))
  3. : to hurt
    (eumhun reading: 아플 (apeul tong))
    (MC reading: (MC tʰuŋH))
  4. : bucket
    (eumhun reading: (tong tong))
    (MC reading: (MC tʰuŋX, duŋX))
  5. : bamboo barrel
    (eumhun reading: 대통 (daetong tong))
    (MC reading: (MC duŋ, duŋH))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC duŋH))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC duŋ, duŋH))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC tʰuŋ, duŋH))
  9. :
    (MC reading: )
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC duŋ))