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Character U+3147, ㅇ
Name HANGUL LETTER IEUNG
Block Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+3146] [U+3148]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




어 ←

여 →

Syllable[edit]

‎(e)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

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Particle[edit]

‎(e)

  1. at
  2. to
    어디 가요?
    Eodi-e gayo?
    Where are you going to?
Usage notes[edit]

(e) is only used on nouns denoting inanimate objects. For nouns denoting animate objects (usually people or animals), 한테 (hante), 에게 (ege), or (ge) is used instead.

See also[edit]