U+BC1C, 발
HANGUL SYLLABLE BAL
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미 ←→ 배

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

First attested in the Jīlín lèishì (鷄林類事 / 계림유사), 1103, as Late Old Korean  (Yale: *pal).

In the Hangul script, first attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 발〮 (Yale: pál).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bal
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bal
McCune–Reischauer?pal
Yale Romanization?pal

NounEdit

 
(bal, foot).

(bal)

  1. foot (of a human or animal)
    오른
    oreunbal
    right foot
    oenbal
    left foot
    축구공 차다ballo chukgugong-'eul chadato kick a soccer ball (with one's foot)
  2. leg (of furniture, etc.)
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

CounterEdit

(bal)

  1. steps (with determiner numerals)
    내딛다han bal han bal naeditdato take one step at a time
    Synonyms: 걸음 (georeum), 보(步) (bo)
Usage notesEdit

(bal) is usually used for counting steps under ten. Therefore, 걸음 (georeum) and 보(步) (bo), which can be used to count steps of any number, are not interchangeable with this term in many cases.

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the Bullyu dugongbu si eonhae (分類杜工部詩諺解 / 분류두공부시언해), 1481, as Middle Korean 발〯 (Yale: pǎl).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [pa̠(ː)ɭ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bal
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bal
McCune–Reischauer?pal
Yale Romanization?pāl

NounEdit

(bal)

  1. blind, screen, or curtain made with woven bamboo or reed strips, used especially for shielding from the sun
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit
  • (yeom), a hanja traditionally glossed with this word

Etymology 3Edit

Of native Korean origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [pa̠(ː)ɭ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bal
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bal
McCune–Reischauer?pal
Yale Romanization?pāl

NounEdit

(bal)

  1. strands of noodles or string
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Korean word from .

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bal
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bal
McCune–Reischauer?pal
Yale Romanization?pal

CounterEdit

(bal) (hanja )

  1. Counter for shots or rounds fired by a gun or cannon: round
    Synonym: 방(放) (bang)

SuffixEdit

—발 (-bal) (hanja )

  1. originating from...
    미국 공황Migukbal gonghwang[economic] depression originating from the USA
  2. departing from..., starting from...
    부산 기차Busanbal gicha[a] train departing from Busan
Usage notesEdit

Often written in the hanja form in news headlines.

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(bal)

Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC pʉɐt̚))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC bʉɐt̚, buɑt̚))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC pʉɐt̚))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC pʰuɑt̚))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC puɑt̚))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC buət̚))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC buət̚))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC puɑt̚))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC buɑt̚))
  10. :
    (MC reading: )
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC buɑt̚))
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC buɑt̚))
  13. :
    (MC reading: (MC pʰuət̚))
  14. :
    (MC reading: (MC buət̚))
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC buət̚))
  16. :
    (MC reading: (MC buɑt̚))
  17. :
    (MC reading: (MC buət̚))
  18. :
    (MC reading: (MC buət̚))

Middle KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

발〮 (pál) (locative 바래〮 (pàl-áy))

  1. foot
DescendantsEdit
  • Korean: (bal)

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

발〯 (pǎl) (locative 바〯래〮 (pǎl-áy))

  1. blind, screen, or curtain made with woven bamboo or reed strips
DescendantsEdit
  • Korean: (bal)