Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 12:09
First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as 믌ᄀᆞᆺ (Yale: muls.kos). From 믈 (mul, "water") + ㅅ + ᄀᆞᆺ (kos, "edge").
- Water's edge; bank, shore.
Sino-Korean word from 物價, from 物 (“thing”) and 價 (“price”) .
물가 (mulga) (hanja 物價)
- The price of a commodity.