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U+3186, ㆆ
HANGUL LETTER YEORINHIEUH

[U+3185]
Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+3187]
U+1159, ᅙ
HANGUL CHOSEONG YEORINHIEUH

[U+1158]
Hangul Jamo
[U+115A]
U+11F9, ᇹ
HANGUL JONGSEONG YEORINHIEUH

[U+11F8]
Hangul Jamo
[U+11FA]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

  1. (linguistics) In contemporary Korean dialectology, used to represent an archiphoneme which tenses the subsequent consonant.
  2. (obsolete) Used for the same purpose in New Korean Orthography, a brief-lived (1948—1954) spelling reform in North Korea.

Middle Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From (null consonant), with an additional stroke.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔ/ (in Chinese transcription)
  • IPA(key): /◌͈/ (in native Korean)

Letter[edit]

(q)

  1. Transcribes [ʔ] in Chinese. This was not a sound in Middle Korean.
  2. Used to represent an archiphoneme which tenses the subsequent consonant.

Usage notes[edit]

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