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U+BC31, 백
HANGUL SYLLABLE BAEG
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:q-o-r

[U+BC30]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BC32]


밿

바 ←→ 뱌

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (hundred), from the Middle Korean reading ᄇᆡᆨ〮 (Yale: póyk), from Middle Chinese (MC pˠæk̚). Displaced native 온〮 (Yale: wón, "hundred").

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?baek
Revised Romanization (translit.)?baeg
McCune–Reischauer?paek
Yale Romanization?payk

Numeral[edit]

(baek) (hanja )

  1. (one) hundred
    ibaektwo hundred
    baek myeongone hundred people
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From English bag.

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?baek
Revised Romanization (translit.)?baeg
McCune–Reischauer?paek
Yale Romanization?qpayk

Noun[edit]

(baek)

  1. a bag, often specifically a plastic bag
Derived terms[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(baek)

Extended content
  1. : white
    (eumhun reading: (huin baek))
    (MC reading: (MC bˠæk̚))
  2. : elder
    (eumhun reading: (mat baek))
    (MC reading: (MC pˠæk̚))
  3. : a kind of tree
    (eumhun reading: 나무 이름 (namu ireum baek))
    (MC reading: )
  4. : a kind of tree
    (eumhun reading: 나무 이름 (namu ireum baek))
    (MC reading: (MC pˠæk̚))
  5. : 100
    (eumhun reading: (ilbaek baek))
    (MC reading: (MC mˠæk̚))
  6. : soul
    (eumhun reading: (neok baek))
    (MC reading: (MC tʰɑk̚, pʰˠæk̚))
  7. : silk
    (eumhun reading: 비단 (bidan baek))
    (MC reading: (MC bˠæk̚))
  8. : hectometer
    (eumhun reading: 헥토미터 (hektomiteo baek))
    (MC reading: )