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HANGUL SYLLABLE BAE
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밿

바 ←→ 뱌

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean ᄇᆡ〮 (Yale: póy).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bae
McCune–Reischauer?pae
Yale Romanization?pay
  • 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

(bae) (counter 척(隻))

  1. ship, boat, vessel (of any size)
    북부 핀란드 따라 화물, 특히 타르 운반하는 쓰였다.
    Geu baeneun bukbu Pillandeuui gang-eul ttara hwamul, teukhi tareu tong-eul unbanhaneun dee sseuyeotda.
    That boat was used to carry freight, particularly barrels of tar, along the rivers in northern Finland.

Etymology 2Edit

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

Compare Japanese (hara, stomach), 孕む (haramu, to become pregnant).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bae
McCune–Reischauer?pae
Yale Romanization?pay
  • 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

(bae)

  1. belly, abdomen, bulge, bilge
  2. stomach, bowels
  3. womb

Etymology 3Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bae
McCune–Reischauer?pae
Yale Romanization?pay

NounEdit

(bae)

  1. pear

Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Korean word from .

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [pɛ(ː)] ~ [pe̞(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [(ː)/(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bae
McCune–Reischauer?pae
Yale Romanization?pāy

NounEdit

(bae) (hanja )

  1. double, twice, twofold

SuffixEdit

—배 (-bae) (hanja )

  1. times