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U+3133, ㄳ
HANGUL LETTER KIYEOK-SIOS

[U+3132]
Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+3134]
U+11AA, ᆪ
HANGUL JONGSEONG KIYEOK-SIOS

[U+11A9]
Hangul Jamo
[U+11AB]
U+FFA3, ᆪ
HALFWIDTH HANGUL LETTER KIYEOK-SIOS

[U+FFA2]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FFA4]

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Combination of (g) and (s).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ks/
  • Actual realisation:
    (word-finally) IPA(key): [k̚]
    (between vowels, not followed by /i/ or /j/) IPA(key): [ks͈]
    (between vowels, and before /i/ or /j/) IPA(key): [kɕ͈]

Letter[edit]

(ks)

  1. 기역시옷 (giyeoksiot), a jamo (letter) of hangeul, the Korean writing system.

Usage notes[edit]

This is only used in a limited number of native words, as jongseong (final sound) of a syllable. Examples include (mok), (neok), (sak), (seok), and their compounds.