부아

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of native Korean origin. First attested in the Worin seokbo (月印釋譜 / 월인석보), 1459, as Middle Korean 부하 (Yale: pwuha).

1459, 월인석보 4:7 {{lang|ko|ㄴ}
부하와 코ᇰᄑᆞᆺ기라

Also attested in the Hunmong jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527, as Middle Korean 부화 (Yale: pwuhwa).

1527, 훈몽자회 14
부화

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[pua̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? bua
Revised Romanization (translit.)? bua
McCune–Reischauer? pua
Yale Romanization? pua

Noun[edit]

부아 (bua)

  1. lung (organ)

Synonyms[edit]