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U+BE5B, 빛
HANGUL SYLLABLE BIC
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Dubeolsik input: q-l-c

[U+BE5A]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BE5C]

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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean (pich).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[pit̚]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? bit
Revised Romanization (translit.)? bich
McCune–Reischauer? pit
Yale Romanization? pich

NounEdit

(bit)

  1. light, gleam, glow, gloss, glaze
  2. color, hue, tint
  3. fame, hope, outlook

Alternative formsEdit

  • (bit) (obsolete)
  • (bit) (obsolete)

SynonymsEdit

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See alsoEdit

  • 밝다 (bakda, “to be bright; to dawn”)
  • 보다 (boda, “(transitive) to see”)
  • 보이다 (boida, “(intransitive) to be seen”)