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U+C800, 저
HANGUL SYLLABLE JEO
Composition: +
Dubeolsik input:w-j

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

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕʌ̹]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? jeo
Revised Romanization (translit.)? jeo
McCune–Reischauer? chŏ
Yale Romanization? ce

Etymology 1[edit]





쟤 ←→ 제

Syllable[edit]

(jeo)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[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.

Pronoun[edit]

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

Etymology 3[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Pronoun[edit]

  1. (determiner) me (polite)
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

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

Etymology 4[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 5[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(jeo)