*Hangul might be more familiar, but Hangeul is the right spelling according to the current Romanization system. View Korea Times article: Use Hangeul, Not Hangul
*Note that Hangul is used in this post to help the readers' understanding.
|King Sejong the Great|
Hangul is known as a very scientific and easy writing system. Linguist James McCawley said that Hangul is the most ingeniously devised writing system that exists.
Consonants and Vowels of Hangul
Creation of Consonants(ja-eum)
Creation of Vowels(mo-eum)All Hangul vowels come from three fundamental vowels:
ㆍ(arae-a), ㅡ(eu), ㅣ(i)
Examples of Hangul Calligraphy
|Hangul in graffiti: "A flower has bloomed."|
* If you are interested in learning Korean, visit Key to Korean. It's a wonderful website!