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U+BC00, 밀
HANGUL SYLLABLE MIL
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:a-l-f
믿
[U+BBFF]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BC01]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]


믿


믜 ←→ 바

Syllable[edit]

(mil)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Gugeupbang eonhae (救急方諺解 / 구급방언해), 1466, as Middle Korean  (Yale: milh).

Probably an ancient borrowing from Old Chinese (OC *mrɯːɡ, “barley; wheat”). Middle Korean final /-h/ implies Old Korean */k/. See also Proto-Japonic *monki (wheat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Revised Romanization? mil
Revised Romanization (translit.)? mil
McCune–Reischauer? mil
Yale Romanization? mil

Noun[edit]

(mil)

  1. wheat
Synonyms[edit]
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Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (honey)

First attested in the Hunmin jeongeum haerye (訓民正音解例 / 훈민정음해례), 1446, as Middle Korean  (Yale: mil).

Pronunciation[edit]

Revised Romanization? mil
Revised Romanization (translit.)? mil
McCune–Reischauer? mil
Yale Romanization? mīl

Noun[edit]

(mil) (hanja )

  1. beeswax
  2. (only used in compounds) honey
Synonyms[edit]
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Etymology 4[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(mil)

  1. : dense
    (eumhun reading: 빽빽할 (ppaekppaekhal mil))
    (MC reading: (MC mˠiɪt̚))
  2. : honey
    (eumhun reading: (kkul mil))
    (MC reading: (MC miɪt̚))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC miɪt̚))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC mˠiɪt̚))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC mˠiɪt̚))
  6. :
    (MC reading: )
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC miɪt̚, mˠiɪt̚))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC miɪt̚))
  9. :
    (MC reading: )
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC mˠiɪt̚))
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC mˠiɪt̚))

References[edit]

  • Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea (대한민국 대법원, Daehanmin-guk daebeobwon) (2018). Table of hanja for personal names (인명용 한자표 / 人名用漢字表, inmyeong-yonghanjapyo), page 17. [1]
  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [2]