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U+B0A0, 날
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:s-k-f

Hangul Syllables



  • IPA(key): [na̠ɭ]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? nal
Revised Romanization (translit.)? nal
McCune–Reischauer? nal
Yale Romanization? nal

Etymology 1[edit]

끼 ←→ 내



  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean  (Yale: nal).



  1. day, time
    그는 마다 일하러 간다. 
    Geuneun nalmada ilhareo ganda.
    He goes to work every day.
    • 어느 한 당사자가 서명한 마지막  
      eoneu han dangsajaga seomyeonghan majimak nal
      the last date signed by a party
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See also[edit]
  • 하루 (haru, “a day, daytime”)
  • 이틀 (iteul, “two days, the second day of the month”)
  • 사흘 (saheul, “three days, the third day of the month”)
  • 나흘 (naheul, “four days, the fourth day of the month”)
  • 닷새 (datsae, “five days, the fifth day of the month”)
  • 엿새 (yeotsae, “six days, the sixth day of the month”)
  • 이레 (ire, “seven days, the seventh day of the month”)
  • 여드레 (yeodeure, “eight days, the eighth day of the month”)
  • 아흐레 (aheure, “nine days, the ninth day of the month”)
  • 열흘 (yeolheul, “ten days, the tenth day of the month”)

Etymology 3[edit]

First attested in the Worin cheongangjigok (月印千江之曲 / 월인천강지곡), 1449, as Middle Korean ᄂᆞᆶ (Yale: nolh). Possibly cognate with Old Japanese (na, blade).



  1. blade, edge
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Etymology 4[edit]

Of native Korean origin.



  1. warp, the longitudinal threads of woven cloth

Etymology 5[edit]

Of native Korean origin. Possibly cognate with Japanese (nama, raw), (na, greens as a food; side dish) and 生る (naru, to bear fruit).



  1. raw, uncooked
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Etymology 6[edit]

Contraction of (nareul)..



  1. me (first person singular pronoun as object of a verb)

Etymology 7[edit]


(nal) (future determiner of 나다)

  1. which will appear; which will occur

Etymology 8[edit]


(nal) (future determiner of 날다)

  1. who/which will fly

Etymology 9[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters



  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC lɑt̚))
  2. :
    (MC reading: )
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC liuᴇt̚))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC net̚))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC nɑt̚))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC net̚))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC lɑt̚))
  8. :
    (MC reading: )