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Character U+314A, ㅊ
Name HANGUL LETTER CHIEUCH
Block Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+3149] [U+314B]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]





쵸 ← → 춰

Syllable[edit]

‎(chu)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Suffix[edit]

  1. a suffix deriving a causative verb.
    • 세금낮다. (Segeumi natda., “Tax is low.”) → 정부세금어야 한다. (Jeongbuneun segeumeul natchueoya handa., “The government must lower the tax.”)
Synonyms[edit]
  • - (i)/ (hi)/ (ri)/ (gi)/ (u)/ (gu)- : suffixes deriving causative verbs.

Etymology 3[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters

Noun[edit]

‎(chu)

  1. a (balance) weight (hanja:錘)

Proper noun[edit]

‎(Chu) ‎(hanja )

  1. An uncommon Korean family name

Syllable[edit]

(chu)