15 Romantic Korean Phrases and Love Words 

 February 13, 2017

By  TOPIK GUIDE Team

15 Romantic Korean Phrases and Love Words1. I like you.

나는 너를 좋아해

(Nan-eun neo-reul Joa-hae)

 

2. I’ve got a crush on you.

나는 너에게 반했어

(Naneun neo-ege banhaesseo)

 

3. I think of you as more than a friend.

나는 너를 친구 이상으로 생각해

(Naneun neoreul chingu isangeuro saengakhae)

 

4. Will you be my Valentine(girlfriend or boyfriend)? 

나랑 사귈래? (Narang saguillae?)

 

5. I Love you.

사랑해 (Sarang-hae)

 

6. Stay still, don’t move.

가만히 있어 (kaman-hi isseo)

 

7. Can I hug you?

안아도 돼? (Anado dwe?)

 

8. Can I Kiss you.

키스해도 돼? (Kiss-haedo dwe?)

 

9. I miss you.

보고 싶어 (Bogo Sipheo)

 

10. Stay here with me.

내 곁에 있어줘 (Nae gyeote isseo jweo)

 

11. I love you to death.

죽을 만큼 사랑해

(Chugeul mankeum saranghae)

 

12. I’m yours.

난 네꺼야 (Nan Ne-kkeoya)

 

13. Will you marry me?

나랑 결혼할래? (Narang gyeor-hon hallae?)

 

14. You are the man/woman of my dreams.

당신은 내가 꿈 꾸던 남자/여자예요

(Dangshin-eun naega kum kudeon namja/yeoja-yeyo)

 

15. I love you to the moon and back.

하늘만큼 땅만큼 사랑해

(Haneul mankeum tang mankeum saranghae)

 

Some More Korean Love Phrases

Boyfriend – 남자친구 (Namja-chingu)

Girlfriend – 여자친구 (Yeoja-chingu)

Date – 데이트 (De-i-t)

Blind date – 소개팅 (Sogaeting)

You are beautiful – 예뻐요 (Yeppeoyo)

You are handsome – 잘 생겼어요 (Jal saengyeo-sseoyo)

Engagement – 약혼 (Yakhon)

Marriage – 결혼 (Kyeor-hon)

How to address your boyfriend or girlfriend –

If he/she is same age, you can call him/her by first name. If you are in love with some one older than you, you can use ‘오빠 – oppa’ (to older boyfriend) or ‘누나 – nuna’ (to older girlfriend). Or if you are feeling more lovey-dovey you can use ‘여보 – yeobo’ (Honey) or ‘자기야 – Jagiya’ (darling).

TOPIK GUIDE Team


We are a team of passionate researchers from Seoul National University specializing in Korean language and linguistics. We are committed to helping international students prepare for the TOPIK test. You can connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or YouTube

We are a team of passionate researchers from Seoul National University specializing in Korean language and linguistics. We are committed to helping international students prepare for the TOPIK test. You can connect with us on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or YouTube

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