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U+C9F8, 째
HANGUL SYLLABLE JJAE
Composition: +
Dubeolsik input:W-o

[U+C9F7]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C9F9]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]


짿


짜 ←→ 쨔

Syllable[edit]

(jjae)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 자히 (Yale: cahi). Compare Old Korean 音第叱 (*-m CAHI-s).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕ͈ɛ]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? jjae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? jjae
McCune–Reischauer? tchae
Yale Romanization? ccay

Suffix[edit]

—째 (-jjae)

  1. (bound noun) -th; position in order (derives ordinal numbers)
  2. (bound noun) -th oldest child
    우리 집에서 내가 넷야. 
    Uri jibeseo naega netjjaeya.
    I'm the fourth oldest [of multiple siblings] in my family.

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb form

Verb[edit]

(jjae)

  1. Infinitive form of 째다 (jjaeda, “to be hassled”)