주어

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕuʌ̹]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? jueo
Revised Romanization (translit.)? jueo
McCune–Reischauer? chuŏ
Yale Romanization? cwue

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 主語, from (chief) + (word)

Noun[edit]

주어 (jueo) (hanja 主語)

  1. (grammar) subject (of a sentence)

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin. From 주다 (juda, “to give”).

Verb[edit]

주어 (jueo) (infinitive of 주다)

  1. Infinitive form of 주다 (juda, “to give”), thus often "upon giving"; "having given."
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (jwo) (chiefly in speech)