First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean ᄲᅳᆯ (Yale: spul).
|Revised Romanization (translit.)?||ppul|
South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: 뿔의 / 뿔에 / 뿔까지
Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes high pitch and also heightens the next suffixed syllable, unless it is 에.
뿔 • (ppul)
- horn, antler
- 각 (角, gak, “horn; angle”)
- 골 (gol, “hole, hollow, gorge, alley, gulley, valley”)
- 골 (骨, gol, “bone, skull”)
- 뼈 (ppyeo, “bone”)