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U+D53C, 피
HANGUL SYLLABLE PI
Composition: +
Dubeolsik input:v-l

[U+D53B]
Hangul Syllables
[U+D53D]




픠 ←→ 하

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

First attested in the Worin cheongangjigok (月印千江之曲 / 월인천강지곡), 1449, as Middle Korean 피〮 (Yale: phí).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?pi
Revised Romanization (translit.)?pi
McCune–Reischauer?p'i
Yale Romanization?phi

Noun[edit]

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(pi)

  1. blood (bodily fluid)
    Synonym: 혈액(血液) (hyeoraek, blood (bodily fluid))
  2. (figuratively) kinship, consanguinity
    Synonym: 혈통(血統) (hyeoltong, bloodline)
  3. (video games) health point
Derived terms[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Hunmin jeongeum haerye (訓民正音解例 / 훈민정음해례), 1446, as Middle Korean 피〮 (Yale: phí).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?pi
Revised Romanization (translit.)?pi
McCune–Reischauer?p'i
Yale Romanization?phi

Noun[edit]

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(pi)

  1. the Japanese millet (Echinochloa crusgalli)
    Synonym: 제패(稊稗) (jepae)

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from English p.

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?pi
Revised Romanization (translit.)?pi
McCune–Reischauer?p'i
Yale Romanization?phi

Noun[edit]

(pi)

  1. The Korean reading of the Latin alphabet letter p.

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [pʰi(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?pi
Revised Romanization (translit.)?pi
McCune–Reischauer?p'i
Yale Romanization?phī

Prefix[edit]

피— (pi-) (hanja )

  1. -ed, -ee (marks the passive recipient of an action)
    실험자 (實驗者)
    pisilheomja
    test subject
    지배국 (支配國)
    pijibaeguk
    [the] subjugated country
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(pi)

Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC bˠiᴇ))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC pˠiᴇX))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC bˠiᴇ))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC bˠiᴇX, bˠiᴇH))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC biᴇH))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC pʰˠiᴇ, pʰˠiᴇX))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC pˠiᴇ, pˠiᴇH))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC pˠiᴇ, pˠiᴇH))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC bˠiᴇH))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC bˠiᴇH))

Middle Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

피〮 (phí) (locative 피〮예〮 (phí-yéy))

  1. blood

Descendants[edit]

  • Korean: (pi)