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See also: 불다
U+BD88, 불
HANGUL SYLLABLE BUL
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: q-n-f

[U+BD87]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BD89]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Of native Korean origin. From Middle Korean (pur), possibly from Old Chinese (hwjerx/hmralʔ)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[puɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? bul
Revised Romanization (translit.)? bul
McCune–Reischauer? pul
Yale Romanization? pul

Noun[edit]

(bul)

  1. fire, flame
  2. light
  3. furnace, fireplace
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Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin. Perhaps related to Japanese ほと (hoto, genitalia) and おはせ (ohase, (archaic slang) penis).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[puɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? bul
Revised Romanization (translit.)? bul
McCune–Reischauer? pul
Yale Romanization? pul

Noun[edit]

(bul)

  1. genitalia (mainly of males), scrotum, testicle, testis
  2. basin, bottom (as of a sieve)
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