Character  소 
Hangul Syllables U+C18C
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Dubeolsik keyboard entry t-h

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit




셰 ←

솨 →

SyllableEdit

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

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2Edit

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

NounEdit

(so)

소 (so)
  1. cow; bull; ox; cattle
Derived termsEdit
  • 암소 (amso, “cow”)
  • 수소 (suso, “bull”)
  • 황소 (hwangso, “bull”)
  • 젖소 (jeotso, “milk cow, dairy cow”)
  • 송아지 (song-aji, “calf”)
  • 소고기 (sogogi, “beef”)
  • 쇠고기 (soegogi, “beef”)

Etymology 3Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

NounEdit

(so) (hanja )

  1. smallness, small things

SyllableEdit

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  1. ,

Etymology 4Edit

First attested in the Beonyeok nogeoldae (飜譯老乞大 / 번역노걸대), 1517, as  (Yale: swo).

NounEdit

(so)

  1. stuffing
Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 12:46