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U+BB3C, 물
HANGUL SYLLABLE MUL
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:a-n-f

[U+BB3B]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BB3D]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[muɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? mul
Revised Romanization (translit.)? mul
McCune–Reischauer? mul
Yale Romanization? mul
Audio
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Etymology 1[edit]


묿


묘 ←→ 뭐

Syllable[edit]

(mul)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Hunmin jeongeum haerye (訓民正音解例 / 훈민정음해례), 1446, as Middle Korean  (Yale: mul). Possibly cognate with Japanese (mizu, water).

Noun[edit]

(mul)

  1. water, a liquid widely distributed in the natural world in the form of rivers, lakes, oceans, and groundwater.
    제인, 이 글라디올러스가 왜 시들해지고 을까? 얼마나 자주 었지? 
    Jein, i geulladiolleoseuga wae sideulhaejigo isseulkka? eolmana jaju mureul jueotji?
    Jane, why is this gladiolus getting weak? - How often did you give water to it?
Derived terms[edit]

Prefix[edit]

물— (mul-)

  1. aquatic

Etymology 3[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(mul)

  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC mɨut̚))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC mɨut̚))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC mˠiɪt̚, mɨut̚))

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