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U+C800, 저
HANGUL SYLLABLE JEO
Composition: +

[U+C7FF]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C801]




쟤 ←→ 제

Jeju[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Korean (jeo).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

(jeo)

  1. (determiner) that

See also[edit]

  • (geu, that)
  • (i, this)

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jeo
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jeo
McCune–Reischauer?chŏ
Yale Romanization?ce

Etymology 1[edit]

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean  (Yale: tye).

1446, 훈민정음언해본 1
與는 이와 와 ᄒᆞᄂᆞᆫ 겨체 ᄡᅳᄂᆞᆫ 字ㅣ라.
與nun iwa tyewa honon kyechey psunon 字ila.

Pronoun[edit]

(jeo)

  1. (determiner) that.
Derived terms[edit]
  • (determiner) 저런 (jeoreon, “like that”)
  • (adjective) 저렇다 (jeoreota, “to be like that”)
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Pronoun[edit]

(jeo)

  1. (humble) I
    아까 다리 저는 사람 보았습니다.
    Jeo-neun akka dari-reul jeoneun saram-eul boatseumnida.
    I saw someone limping earlier.
    어제, 는 기차를 탔습니다.Eoje, jeoneun gichareul tatseumnida.Yesterday, I took a train.
Related terms[edit]

(je): I or my (depending on context, polite)

Etymology 3[edit]

First attested in the Beonyeok sohak (飜譯小學 / 번역소학), 1517, as Middle Korean  (Yale: cye). From Literary Chinese .

Noun[edit]

(jeo)

  1. (archaic) chopstick(s)
Derived terms[edit]
  • 위생저 (wisaengjeo): disposable wooden chopsticks

Etymology 4[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(jeo)

  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖɨʌ, ʈɨʌX, ʈɨʌH, ʈɨɐk̚, ɖɨɐk̚))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈɨʌX))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC tei))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC teiX))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC teiX))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡sʰɨʌ, t͡sɨʌ, t͡ʃɨʌ, d͡zɨʌX, t͡sɨʌH))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC teiX))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈɨʌ))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡siaX))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈɨʌH, ɖɨʌH))