U+314F, ㅏ
HANGUL LETTER A

[U+314E]
Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+3150]
U+1161, ᅡ
HANGUL JUNGSEONG A

[U+1160]
Hangul Jamo
[U+1162]
U+FFC2, ᅡ
HALFWIDTH HANGUL LETTER A
[unassigned: U+FFBF–U+FFC1]

[U+FFBE]
Halfwidth and Fullwidth Forms
[U+FFC3]

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Hunmin Jeongeum Haerye “Explanations and Examples of the Proper Sounds for the Instruction of the People” (1446), defining and explaining the script now known as 한글 (hangeul, Great script, Korean script) in South Korea and 조선글 (joseongeul, Korean script) in North Korea.

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

(a)

  1. (a), a vowel of the alphabet of the Korean writing system, hangeul.

Derived termsEdit

  • (ya, “ya”)
  • (ae, “ae”)
  • (yae, “yae”)
  • (, “wa”)