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U+D314, 팔
HANGUL SYLLABLE PAL
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:v-k-f

[U+D313]
Hangul Syllables
[U+D315]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[pʰa̠ɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? pal
Revised Romanization (translit.)? pal
McCune–Reischauer? p'al
Yale Romanization? phal
Audio
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Etymology 1[edit]

First attested in the Hunmin jeongeum haerye (訓民正音解例 / 훈민정음해례), 1446 as Middle Korean ᄇᆞᆯ (pol) (connective form: ᄇᆞᆶ (polh)). Compare dialectal forms 팔리 (palli), 포리 (pori), (pol), 폴께 (polkke) etc.[1] and Jeju ᄑᆞᆯ (pʰʌl).[2]

Noun[edit]

(pal)

  1. arm
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Numeral[edit]

(pal) (hanja )

  1. (Sino-Korean number, cardinal) eight
  2. (ordinal) eighth
Usage notes[edit]
In Modern Korean, numbers are almost always written in Arabic numerals.
팔 means “eighth” if it is directly put before a noun other than modern units.
층: eighth floor
여덟 층: eight floors
팀: Team 8
여덟 팀: eight teams
Synonyms[edit]
  • 여덟 (yeodeol) (native Korean number, ordinal Korean number)
  1. 그 남자 아이는 여덟 살이다.
    Geu namja aineun yeodeol sarida.
    That boy is eight years old.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dialectal forms of 팔 [1]
  2. ^ Rei, Fukui (2017-03-28) 小倉進平『朝鮮語方言の研究』所載資料による言語地図とその解釈―第1集[2], 東京大学人文社会系研究科 韓国朝鮮文化研究室, page 29-32
  3. ^ 둑 meaning unknown [3]