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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




셱 ←

솩 →

Syllable[edit]

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Worin seokbo (月印釋譜 / 월인석보), 1459, as  (Yale: swok). Also recorded in the same work as (sop).

Noun[edit]

(sok)

  1. The inside; especially that which is underneath/within a covering
    • 2006, 괴물 (The Host):
      ...커다랗고 시커먼 게 있어... 물 에...
      ...Keodam-nakko sikeomeon ge itda... mul soge...
      ... there's something big and black ... in the water ...
  2. (biology, taxonomy) A genus
    (屬)의 다른 종(種)들도 때때로 "소" 또는 "야생소"라고 불린다.
    Susoge dareun jong deuldo ttaettaero "so" ttoneun "yangsaeso" rago bullida.
    Other species of the genus Bos are often called cattle or wild cattle.