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U+BE5B, 빛
HANGUL SYLLABLE BIC
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:q-l-c

[U+BE5A]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BE5C]




븨 ←→ 빠

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 빛〮 (Yale: pích).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bit
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bich
McCune–Reischauer?pit
Yale Romanization?pich

Noun[edit]

(bit)

  1. light, gleam, glow
    있어라.
    Bich-i isseora.
    Let there be light.
    Synonym: 광(光) (gwang)
  2. gloss, glaze, lustre, sheen
    Synonyms: 윤(潤) (yun), 광택(光澤) (gwangtaek)
  3. color, hue, tint
    바다 푸르다.
    Bada-ui bich-i pureuda.
    The color of the sea is blue.
    Synonyms: 색(色) (saek), 색깔 (saekkkal), 빛깔 (bitkkal)
  4. (figuratively) fame, hope, outlook
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Middle Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pít͡sʰ/, [pís̚]

Noun[edit]

빛〮 (pích) (isolated 빗〮 (pís), locative 비체〮 (pìch-éy), alternative locative 비〮체〮 (pích-éy))

  1. light

Descendants[edit]

  • Korean: (bit)