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U+C554, 암
HANGUL SYLLABLE AM
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: d-k-a

[U+C553]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C555]

Korean[edit]





씨 ← → 애

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (cancer)

Noun[edit]

(am) (hanja )

  1. cancer (illness)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Korean 아ᇡ (amh). The final h leaves traces in fossilised compounds, changing following consonants into aspirated consonants, when possible.

Prefix[edit]

(am-)

  1. female, she- (non-human)
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