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U+BC25, 밥
HANGUL SYLLABLE BAB
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:q-k-q

[U+BC24]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BC26]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]





미 ←→ 배

Syllable[edit]

(bap)

  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: pap).

Pronunciation[edit]

Revised Romanization? bap
Revised Romanization (translit.)? bab
McCune–Reischauer? pap
Yale Romanization? pap
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South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: / 에 /

Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes high pitch and also heightens the next suffixed syllable, unless it is 에.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

(bap)

  1. cooked rice
    을 먹다.
    Babeul meokda.
    to eat rice.
  2. food, meal
    을 먹다.
    Babeul meokda.
    to have a meal.
  3. feed
    .
    Gaebap.
    feed for dogs; dog food.
  4. (figuratively) a person serving as an object of abuse.
    내가 니 이냐? 왜 자꾸 괴롭혀?
    Naega ni babinya? Wae jakku goerophyeo?
    Am I your punching bag? Why do you keep bothering me?
  5. living
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