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U+B0AE, 낮
HANGUL SYLLABLE NAJ
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:s-k-w

[U+B0AD]
Hangul Syllables
[U+B0AF]

Korean[edit]





끼 ←→ 내

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean  (Yale: nac). Related to (nal, “day, time”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [na̠t̚]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? nat
Revised Romanization (translit.)? naj
McCune–Reischauer? nat
Yale Romanization? nac

Noun[edit]

(nat)

  1. daytime; noon
    열두 시에 
    nat yeoldu sie
    at twelve p.m.

Antonyms[edit]

  • (daytime): (bam, “night”)

Meronyms[edit]

  • (daytime): 아침 (achim, “morning”), 오후 (ohu, “afternoon”)

Derived terms[edit]

  • 낮거리 (natgeori, “sexual intercourse in daylight”)
  • 낮도깨비 (natdokkaebi, “goblin in daylight”)
  • 낮잠 (natjam, “nap (during the daylight), siesta”)
  • 낮참 (natcham, “lunch, midday meal; or midday break”)