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Korean[edit]




예 ←

와 →

Etymology 1[edit]

Of native Korean origin. Probably cognate with (um) "bud"

Noun[edit]

(om)

  1. scab, scabies, (mammal) mange.
    • 덕에 보지 긁는다. 사타구니 긁다 보지 긁는다. (om deogE boji geukneunda. sataguni geukda boji geukneunda.) Scabies justify her to scratch her pubes. She scratches her pubes as well as itchy thigh.
  2. small bulges or goose pimples on the areola around the nipple.
  3. (short for 옴쌀) the grains that remain unmashed in the Korean glutinous rice dough, 찰떡 or 인절미.
Synonyms[edit]
scabies
goose pimples
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Euro-Korean

Noun[edit]

(om)

  1. ohm

Alternative forms[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

(Om)

  1. Ohm, the German physicist Georg Simon Ohm (1789~1854) who discovered the Ohm's Law in 1826.

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb form.

Noun[edit]

(om)

  1. Substantive form of 오다 (oda, “to go”), thus often "the act of going."