Hunmin Jeongeum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Korean 훈민 정음 (, Hunmin Jeong-eum), literally "correct sounds to educate the people".

Noun[edit]

Hunmin Jeongeum ‎(uncountable)

  1. An archaic name for the phonetic script in which Korean is written, now usually called Hangeul.

Proper noun[edit]

Hunmin Jeongeum

  1. The title of a book published in Korea in the 15th century, outlining the phonetic script in which Korean is now usually written.

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