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Stroke order
ㅎ (hieut) stroke order.png
See also: and

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From glottal stop (now obsolete) + additional horizontal line representing burst of aspiration.

Symbol[edit]

(h)

  1. 히읗 (hieut), a jamo (letter) of the alphabet of the Korean writing system, hangeul.
    In the North Korean order, it is the fourteenth jamo. In the South Korean order, it is the ninteenth.
    ㅎ (hieut) is pronounced as a glottal fricative (IPA(key): [h]), i.e. similar to the English h.

Synonyms[edit]