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Korean pronunciation and romanisation based on Wiktionary ko-pron lua module

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Hangul pronunciation and romanisation module.

This is actally rewritten to python Wiktionary lua module ko-pron Current revision:

Supported transformations:

  • Revised Romanisation (rr)
  • phonetic hangul (ph)
  • Yale romanisation (yr)
  • McCune-Reischauer (mr)
  • WT-revised Revised Romanisation (rrr)
  • IPA (ipa)

McCune-Reischauer, IPA, Revised Romanisation, phonetic hangul take into aacount changes in pronunciation like: "있다" is pronounced as "itta" etc.

Method "romanise" also accepts optional parameters. They are described in documentation of original lua module


from ko_pron import romanise

print(romanise("있다", "mr"))

Result: itta

Install locally

pip install -e .

Test coverage

Run tests with coverage

cd test

Run html tests after running tests

coverage html


Name Stmts Miss Cover
/Users/andrey/Projects/ko_pron/ko_pron/ 2 0 100%
/Users/andrey/Projects/ko_pron/ko_pron/ 2 0 100%
/Users/andrey/Projects/ko_pron/ko_pron/ 186 23 88% 77 0 100% 11 0 100%
----------------------------------------------------- ----- ----- -----
TOTAL 278 23 92%



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