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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




삘 ←

샐 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR sal, RRT , McCune–Reischauer sal, Yale sal)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

(sal)

  1. flesh, muscle, skin
Antonyms[edit]
  • (flesh, muscle, skin): (ppyeo, “bone”)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

(sal)

  1. latticework, rib, (comb's) teeth, (wheel's) spoke, (sun's) ray, shine
  2. arrow, sting (of bees, bugs, etc.)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

(sal)

  1. years of age (of a person)
    • 입니까?
      Myeot salimnikka?
      How old are [you]? ("How many years of age are [you]?")
Synonyms[edit]
  • (years of age): 나이 (nai, “year of age”), 연세 (yeonse, “(very honorific) years of age”, 年歲)

Etymology 5[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“malignant deity”) .

Noun[edit]

(sal) (hanja )

  1. damnation
Derived terms[edit]