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The vertical line was said by Sejong the Great of Joseon to represent man as a mediator between yin (represented by (eu)) and yang (, “arae a”).




  1. (i, “i”), a jamo (letter) of the alphabet of the Korean writing system, hangeul; a close front unrounded vowel ([i])

Usage notes[edit]

In the North Korean order, (i) is the tenth vowel. In the South Korean order, it is the 21st.

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