U+BC25, 밥
HANGUL SYLLABLE BAB
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미 ←→ 배

KoreanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bap
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bab
McCune–Reischauer?pap
Yale Romanization?pap
  • South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: / 에 /

    Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes high pitch and also heightens the next suffixed syllable, unless it is 에.

NounEdit

(bap)

  1. cooked rice
    먹다.
    Babeul meokda.
    to eat rice.
  2. food, meal
    먹다.
    Babeul meokda.
    to have a meal.
    Synonym: 끼니 (kkini)
  3. feed
    .
    Gaebap.
    feed for dogs; dog food.
  4. (figuratively) a person serving as an object of abuse.
    ? 자꾸 괴롭혀?
    Naega ni babinya? Wae jakku goerophyeo?
    Am I your punching bag? Why do you keep bothering me?
  5. living

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