한류

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [ha̠ɭʎju]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR hallyu
RR (translit.) hanlyu
MC hallyu
Yale hanlyu

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 寒流, from (cold) + (current)

Noun[edit]

한류 (hallyu) (hanja 寒流)

  1. cold current

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 韓流, from (Korean) + (current)

Noun[edit]

한류 (hallyu) (hanja 韓流)

  1. the Korean Wave (spread of South Korean entertainment in other parts of the world)