KoreoViet KoreoViet (Chữ Hàn Việt)

KoreoViet is a method of writing Vietnamese with the Korean alphabet devised by MF, who believes that the Korean alphabet is a good fit for Vietnamese.

Notable features



In each cell, the first character is Vietnamese, the second is the IPA, and the third is KoreoViet. Existing Korean characters are shown in black; new ones are shown in orange.

KoreoViet consonants

Ngh is transcribed is the same way as Ng, and Qu is rendered as Cu.

Vowels and Tones

KoreoViet vowels and tones

Like in Korean, diphthongs like "Ya" are obtained by doubling the central bar of the T of the vowel.

Sample text

Cộng hoà xã hội chủ nghĩa Việt Nam (Sample text in KoreoViet)
Transliteration - Cộng hoà xã hội chủ nghĩa Việt Nam
Translation - Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Information about KoreoViet is also available at

Also by MF: Phono Braille

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