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Character
Unicode name HANGUL SYLLABLE JO
Code point U+C870
Entity number 조
Unicode block Hangul Syllables
Composition +
Dubeolsik input w-h
[U+C86F] [U+C871]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




졔 ←

좌 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR jo, RRT , McCune–Reischauer cho, Yale co)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“dynasty”)

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

‎(jo) ‎(hanja )

  1. dynasty, imperial court
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“trillion”)

Numeral[edit]

‎(jo) ‎(hanja )

  1. (cardinal) trillion (million million)