Origin of HangulKorean Hangŭl, great writing : han, great + kŭl, writing.
The spelling hangeul is from the Korean spelling in the 2000 South Korean Revised transcription. “Hangul" derives from the older McCune-Reischauer transcription “hangÅl" written without the diacritics: it is the more common English spelling. Within the English Wiktionary, “hangeul" is preferred.
From Korean í•œê¸€ (hangeul), “Korean script", from Archaic Korean í•œê¸€ (hangeul) “great script".
- capitalized form of hangul