Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also:
U+314A, ㅊ
HANGUL LETTER CHIEUCH

[U+3149]
Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+314B]
U+110E, ᄎ
HANGUL CHOSEONG CHIEUCH

[U+110D]
Hangul Jamo
[U+110F]
U+11BE, ᆾ
HANGUL JONGSEONG CHIEUCH

[U+11BD]
Hangul Jamo
[U+11BF]
U+3209, ㈉
PARENTHESIZED HANGUL CHIEUCH

[U+3208]
Enclosed CJK Letters and Months
[U+320A]
U+3269, ㉩
CIRCLED HANGUL CHIEUCH

[U+3268]
Enclosed CJK Letters and Months
[U+326A]
U+FFBA, ᄎ
HALFWIDTH HANGUL LETTER CHIEUCH

[U+FFB9]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FFBB]

Korean[edit]

Stroke order
ㅊ (chieut) stroke order.png

Etymology[edit]

The Hunmin Jeongeum Haerye, the treatise introducing the principles behind the Korean alphabet written by its inventor King Sejong in 1446, explains that this glyph was derived by adding a stroke to (j) to represent aspiration.

Symbol[edit]

(ch or McCune-Reischauer: ch')

  1. 치읓 (chieut), the tenth jamo or letter of Hangul, the Korean alphabet.

Usage notes[edit]