KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit




섀 ←

세 →

SyllableEdit

(transliterations: RR seo, RRT , McCune–Reischauer , Yale se)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

NounEdit

‎(seo) ‎(hanja 西)

  1. west

‎(seo) ‎(hanja )

  1. book

‎(seo) ‎(hanja )

  1. prosperity

Etymology 3Edit

Of native Korean origin. Compare (set, “three”)

NounEdit

‎(seo)

  1. three; variant form of ‎(set)
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Of native Korean origin. Compare 에서 (eseo, “from, in, at, on”)

ParticleEdit

‎(seo)

  1. (denoting movement) from
  2. (locative, denoting a place where something happens) in, at, on
Usage notesEdit
  • (seo) is the simple form of 에서 (eseo), used for phonetic reasons.
SynonymsEdit
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