U+B545, 땅
HANGUL SYLLABLE DDANG
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Dubeolsik input:E-k-d

[U+B544]
Hangul Syllables
[U+B546]

KoreanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ᄯᅡ (sta) (obsolete, unofficial)

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean ᄯᅡᆼ (Yale: stang) (connective form: ᄯᅡᇂ (stah)).

PronunciationEdit

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  • IPA(key)[t͈a̠ŋ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? ttang
Revised Romanization (translit.)? ttang
McCune–Reischauer? ttang
Yale Romanization? ttang

NounEdit

(ttang)

  1. earth (as opposed to the sky or heaven)
  2. land (as opposed to the sea or ocean), ground, soil, estate
  3. territory

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

  • 하늘 (haneul, “sky, heaven”)
  • 바다 (bada, “sea, ocean”)

Derived termsEdit

  • 땅덩이 (ttangdeong-i, “land mass, territory”)
  • 하늘땅 (haneulttang, “heaven and earth”)

See alsoEdit

  • (mut, “dry earth, land, shore”)
  • (mul, “water, (obsolete) river”)
  • 닿다 (data, “to touch”)