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U+BCC4, 별
HANGUL SYLLABLE BYEOL
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:q-u-f

[U+BCC3]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BCC5]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

벿



베 ←→ 볘

Syllable[edit]

(byeol)

  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 (pyēl), from Old Korean 星利 (*pjә-ri). [1] Compare dialectal forms 비얼 (bieol), (bael), 베리 (beri), (bil), etc.

If from Proto-Altaic, possibly cognate with Proto-Japonic *pǝ́sí (whence Japanese (hoshi)), Proto-Mongolic *hodu and Proto-Turkic *jul-duŕ (*-dɨŕ). [2]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[pjɘːɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:]
Revised Romanization? byeol
Revised Romanization (translit.)? byeol
McCune–Reischauer? pyŏl
Yale Romanization? pyēl

Noun[edit]

(byeol)

  1. star
    하늘에 따기
    haneure byeolttagi
    (figurative, literally meaning "picking a star in the sky") impossibility
    • 우리는 늦게까지 깨어 있다가 들을 올려다 보았다.
      Urineun neutgekkaji kkaeeo itdaga byeoldeureul ollyeoda boatda.
      We stayed up late to look up at the stars.
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References[edit]

  1. ^ Rei, Fukui (2017-03-28) 小倉進平『朝鮮語方言の研究』所載資料による言語地図とその解釈―第1集[1], 東京大学人文社会系研究科 韓国朝鮮文化研究室, page 1-4
  2. ^ Starostin, Sergei; Dybo, Anna; Mudrak, Oleg (2003), “*p`i̯ŏ́ĺo”, in Etymological dictionary of the Altaic languages (Handbuch der Orientalistik; VIII.8), Leiden, New York, Köln: E.J. Brill