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U+C816, 젖
HANGUL SYLLABLE JEOJ
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:w-j-w

[U+C815]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C817]




쟤 ←→ 제

Korean[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 졎〮 (Yale: cyéc).

Perhaps from Goguryeo 濟次/齊次 (*cec).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jeot
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jeoj
McCune–Reischauer?chŏt
Yale Romanization?cec
  • South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: / 에 /

    Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes high pitch and also heightens the next suffixed syllable, unless it is 에.

Noun[edit]

(jeot)

  1. (anatomy) breast
  2. milk (of mammals)
  3. milk (of plants), latex

Derived terms[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 『三国史記』 「地理志」 の高句麗地名漢字:おもに日本語との比較による考証[1], 2016, page 23