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Comparison table of Japanese kana and hangul

This is an unofficial translation. See the original in Korean on the National Institute of the Korean Language website.
KanaHangul: initialHangul: medial or final
a |i |u |e |oa |i |u |e |oa |i |u |e |o
ka |ki |ku |ke |koga |gi |gu |ge |goka |ki |ku |ke |ko
sa |shi |su |se |sosa |si |seu |se |sosa |si |seu |se |so
ta |chi |tsu |te |toda |ji |sseu |de |dota |chi |sseu |te |to
na |ni |nu |ne |nona |ni |nu |ne |nona |ni |nu |ne |no
ha |hi |fu |he |hoha |hi |hu |he |hoha |hi |hu |he |ho
ma |mi |mu |me |moma |mi |mu |me |moma |mi |mu |me |mo
ya |i |yu |e |yoya |i |yu |e |yoya |i |yu |e |yo
ra |ri |ru |re |rora |ri |ru |re |rora |ri |ru |re |ro
wa | (ヰ i) |u | (ヱ e) |owa | (이 i) |u | (에 e) |owa | (이 i) |u | (에 e) |o
nn
n
ga |gi |gu |ge |goga |gi |gu |ge |goga |gi |gu |ge |go
za |ji |zu |ze |zoja |ji |jeu |je |joja |ji |jeu |je |jo
da |ji |zu |de |doda |ji |jeu |de |doda |ji |jeu |de |do
ba |bi |bu |be |boba |bi |bu |be |boba |bi |bu |be |bo
pa |pi |pu |pe |popa |pi |pu |pe |popa |pi |pu |pe |po
キャ kya | キュ kyu | キョ kyogya |gyu |gyokya |kyu |kyo
ギャ gya | ギュ gyu | ギョ gyogya |gyu |gyogya |gyu |gyo
シャ sha | シュ shu | ショ shosya |syu |syosya |syu |syo
ジャ ja | ジュ ju | ジョ joja |ju |joja |ju |jo
チャ cha | チュ chu | チョ choja |ju |jocha |chu |cho
ニャ nya | ニュ nyu | ニョ nyonya |nyu |nyonya |nyu |nyo
ヒャ hya | ヒュ hyu | ヒョ hyohya |hyu |hyohya |hyu |hyo
ビャ bya | ビュ byu | ビョ byobya |byu |byobya |byu |byo
ピャ pya | ピュ pyu | ピョ pyopya |pyu |pyopya |pyu |pyo
ミャ mya | ミュ myu | ミョ myomya |myu |myomya |myu |myo
リャ rya | リュ ryu | リョ ryorya |ryu |ryorya |ryu |ryo

Transcription of Japanese

This is an unofficial translation. See the original in Korean on the National Institute of the Korean Language website.

Follow the table and transcribe according to the following specificities.

  1. Write the sokuon (促音) [ッ(っ)] consistently as ㅅ t.
      • サッポロ Sapporo 삿포로 Satporo
      • トットリ Tottori 돗토리 Dottori
      • ヨッカイチ Yokkaichi 욧카이치 Yotkaichi
  2. Long vowels
    • Do not specifically indicate long vowels in transcription.
      • キュウシュウ(九州) Kyūshū 규슈 Gyusyu
      • ニイガタ(新潟) Niigata 니가타 Nigata
      • トウキョウ(東京) Tōkyō 도쿄 Dokyo
      • オオサカ(大阪) Ōsaka 오사카 Osaka

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