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HANGUL SYLLABLE SAL
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KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit





삐 ←→ 새

SyllableEdit

(sal)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

(sal)

  1. flesh, muscle, skin
    • 빼기에 대해서 얘기하겠습니다.
      Sal ppaegie daehaeseo yaegihagetseumnida.
      We're talking about slimming.
AntonymsEdit
  • (flesh, muscle, skin): (ppyeo, “bone”)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

(sal)

  1. latticework, rib, (comb's) teeth, (wheel's) spoke, (sun's) ray, shine
  2. arrow, sting (of bees, bugs, etc.)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

(sal)

  1. years of age in traditional East Asian way (of a person)
    • 입니까?
      Myeot salimnikka?
      How old are [you]? ("How many years of age are [you]?")
Usage notesEdit

In traditional East Asian way of counting age, a newborn baby is 1 and becomes 2 on New Year's Day (= current year − birth year + 1). Birthday is irrelevant.

Related termsEdit
  • (years of age): (se, “years of age in Western way”)
  • (age): 나이 (nai, “age”), 연세 (年歲, yeonse, “(very honorific) age”)

Etymology 5Edit

Sino-Korean word from (malignant deity)

NounEdit

(sal) (hanja )

  1. damnation
Derived termsEdit