황소

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Etymology[edit]

Of native Korean origin. From Middle Korean 한쇼 (Yale: hansyo). From 하— (ha-, “big; great”) + (-n) + (so, “bull, cow”). However, later contaminated by (, hwang, “yellow”) + (so, “bull, cow”). For a similar change, see 황새 (hwangsae, “stork”).

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Revised Romanization? hwangso
Revised Romanization (translit.)? hwangso
McCune–Reischauer? hwangso
Yale Romanization? hwangso

Noun[edit]

황소 (hwangso)

  1. bull
    • 황소는 수컷 소를 일컫는다.
      Hwangsoneun sukeot soreul ilkeonneunda.
      A bull is a male cattle.

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