호랑이

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 虎狼, from (tiger) + (wolf) + nominal suffix (-i). The meaning of "wolves" has been lost.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɸʷo̞ːɾa̠ŋi]

IPA(key) [ˈɸʷo̞ːɾa̠ŋi]
Phonetic Hangul :
Romanizations
RR horang-i
RR (translit.) holang-i
MC horangi
Yale hōlang.i

Noun[edit]

호랑이 (horang-i) (counter 마리)

  1. tiger

Synonyms[edit]

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