Colors in Korean
In this free lesson you'll learn the Korean words for common colors. You’ll be surprised how often you use color words to describe things on a daily basis, especially if you enjoy shopping! You can start new conversations too by talking about your favorite color.
Here are some common colors in Korean to get you started!
- Orange - 주황색 - juhwangsaek
- Yellow - 노란색 - noransaek
- Blue - 파란색 - paransaek
- Red - 빨간색 - bbalgansaek
- Green - 초록색 - choroksaek
- Black - 검정색 - geomjeongsaek
- Brown - 갈색 - galsaek
- Pink - 분홍색 - bunhongsaek
- Purple - 보라색 - borasaek
- White - 흰색 - heuinsaek
After this lesson you’ll be a master of the colors in Korean!
Resources for further reading:
Pronouncing the colors in Korean
Practice Your Pronunciation With Rocket Record
Rocket Record lets you perfect your Korean pronunciation. Just listen to the native speaker audio and then use the microphone icon to record yourself. Once you’re done, you’ll get a score out of 100 on your pronunciation and can listen to your own audio playback. (Use a headset mic for best results.) Problems? Click here!
여러 가지 색
yeoreo gaji saek
That's it for today's lesson.
Here are a few recommended Korean lessons to try next!
- Counting in Korean is pretty straight forward! Let's start with numbers 1 between 20.
- How do you describe yourself in Korean? It's easy with this lesson!
- What about describing other people in Korean? Check this Korean lesson out.
Anyoung hee gaseyo!
Sujung Lee: Rocket Korean
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