See also:
U+B9E4, 매
HANGUL SYLLABLE MAE
Composition: +
Dubeolsik input:a-o

[U+B9E3]
Hangul Syllables
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KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit




맿
마 ←→ 먀

SyllableEdit

(mae)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the Worin seokbo (月印釋譜 / 월인석보), 1459, as Middle Korean 매〯 (Yale: mǎy).

PronunciationEdit

Revised Romanization? mae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? mae
McCune–Reischauer? mae
Yale Romanization? māy

NounEdit

(mae)

  1. hawk; (specifically) the peregrine falcon, Falco peregrinus

Etymology 3Edit

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 매〮 (Yale: máy).

PronunciationEdit

Revised Romanization? mae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? mae
McCune–Reischauer? mae
Yale Romanization? may

NounEdit

(mae)

  1. whip; cane

Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Korean word from (every; each), from the Middle Korean reading ᄆᆡ〯 (Yale: mǒy), from Middle Chinese (MC muʌiX, muʌiH).

PronunciationEdit

Revised Romanization? mae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? mae
McCune–Reischauer? mae
Yale Romanization? māy

DeterminerEdit

(mae) (hanja )

  1. every; each
    첫째
    mae wol cheotjjae ju
    the first week of every month
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

Of native Korean origin.

PronunciationEdit

Revised Romanization? mae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? mae
McCune–Reischauer? mae
Yale Romanization? may

SuffixEdit

—매 (-mae)

  1. shape
    mommaebody shape
    nunmaeeye shape
See alsoEdit