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Character  어 
Unicode block Hangul Syllables
Codepoint U+C5B4
Composition +
Dubeolsik keyboard entry d-j

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




얘 ←

에 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR eo, RRT , McCune–Reischauer ŏ, Yale e)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Interjection[edit]

(eo)

  1. ah!, oh! may express joy, sorrow, surprise, etc.
  2. uh-huh synonymous with (eung)

Noun[edit]

(eo)

  1. name of the hangul vowel

Etymology 3[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Inflectional suffix[edit]

(eo)

  1. and then; so that; so
    • 아름답다. (Kkochi pieo areumdapda., “'Cause the flower bloomed, it's wonderful.”)
    • 나는 한국어를 한국에 어요. (Naneun han-gugeoreul baewo han-guge kkok gagesseoyo., “I'll learn Korean so that I'll visit Korea.”)
  2. a suffix used to make an infinitive form of a verb or an adjective.
    The infinitive form can be used to join a main verb and its auxiliary verb.
    • 있다. (Kkochi pieo itda., “A flower have bloomed.”)
    • 나는 한국어를 . (Naneun han-gugeoreul baewo ganda., “I continue to learn Korean.”)

Etymology 4[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Noun[edit]

(eo)

  1. : a traditional percussion instrument in the shape of a tiger, sometimes known in English by its Chinese name yu.

Suffix[edit]

(eo)

  1. : language: 한국 (han-gugeo, “Korean”, 한국어); 외계 (oegyeeo, “alien language”, 외계어)
  2. : fish. Sometimes -ㅇ어 (-ngeo) as in 잉어, 붕어, 상어 and 숭어.

Syllable[edit]

(eo)

  1. : word
    (eumhun reading: 말씀 어 (malsseum eo))
  2. : fish
    (eumhun reading: 물고기 어 (mulgogi eo))
  3. : control
    (eumhun reading: 어거할 (eogeohal eo))
  4. : fishing
    (eumhun reading: 고기잡을 (gogijabeul eo))
  5. : particle
    (eumhun reading: 어조사 어 (eojosa eo))
  6. : blocking
    (eumhun reading: 막을 (mageul eo))
  7. : prison
    (eumhun reading: 옥 어 (ok eo))
  8. : riding a horse
    (eumhun reading: 부릴 (mal buril eo))
  9. : transgressing
    (eumhun reading: 어긋날 (eogeunnal eo))
  10. : contusion
    (eumhun reading: 어혈질 (eohyeoljil eo))