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U+314F, ㅏ
HANGUL LETTER A

[U+314E]
Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+3150]
U+1161, ᅡ
HANGUL JUNGSEONG A

[U+1160]
Hangul Jamo
[U+1162]
U+FFC2, ᅡ
HALFWIDTH HANGUL LETTER A
[unassigned: U+FFBF–U+FFC1]

[U+FFBE]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FFC3]

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hunmin Jeongeum Haerye “Explanations and Examples of the Proper Sounds for the Instruction of the People” (1446), defining and explaining the script now known as 한글(han-geul, Great script, Korean script) in South Korea and 조선글(joseon-geul, Korean script) in North Korea.

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

‎(a)

  1. (a, “a”), the first vowel of the alphabet of the Korean writing system, hangeul; an open front unrounded vowel.

Derived terms[edit]