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Character
Unicode name HANGUL SYLLABLE YI
Code point U+C758
Entity number 의
Unicode block Hangul Syllables
Composition +
Dubeolsik input d-m-l
[U+C757] [U+C759]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




으 ←

이 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR ui, RRT , McCune–Reischauer ŭi, Yale uy)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

‎(ui, McCune-Reischauer: ŭi, Yale: uy)

  1. of. Indicates that the previous word has possession of the next one. It functions like the English suffix “’s” or like the word “of” but with the position of possessor and possessee switched.
    한국 수도서울이다.
    Hangug-ui sudo-neun Seour-ida.
    Korea's capital is Seoul.
    na-ui chaek
    my book