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Character
Unicode name HANGUL SYLLABLE HI
Code point U+D788
Entity number 히
Unicode block Hangul Syllables
Composition +
Dubeolsik input g-l
[U+D787] [U+D789]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




희 ←

힤 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR hi, RRT , McCune–Reischauer , Yale hi)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

(hi)

  1. (of laughter) nervously
  2. (of laughter) with satisfaction

Etymology 3[edit]

Contraction of (ha, “doing”)- and - (i).

Suffix[edit]

(hi)

  1. An adverbial suffix, often forming the adverbial counterpart to an adjective formed with 하다 (hada).
    완전.

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Suffix[edit]

(hi)

  1. a suffix deriving a passive verb.

(hi)

  1. a suffix deriving a causative verb.
Synonyms[edit]
  • - (i)/ (ri)/ (gi)- : suffixes deriving passive verbs
  • - (i)/ (ri)/ (gi)/ (u)/ (gu)/ (chu)- : suffixes deriving causative verbs