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U+C12C, 섬
HANGUL SYLLABLE SEOM
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JejuEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Korean (seom).

NounEdit

(seom)

  1. island

ReferencesEdit

  • ” in Andrew Cheng; K. David Harrison, Jeju-eo Talking Dictionary, Living Tongues Institute for Endangered Languages, 2014.

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit





섀 ←→ 세

SyllableEdit

(seom)

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

Etymology 2Edit

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

Possibly related to Baekje 斯麻 (*sima, island) and Japanese (shima, island).[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[sʰɘːm]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:]
Revised Romanization? seom
Revised Romanization (translit.)? seom
McCune–Reischauer? sŏm
Yale Romanization? sēm

NounEdit

(seom)

  1. island, islet or insular
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vovin, Alexander (2013), “From Koguryo to T'amna”, in Korean Linguistics[1] (PDF), volume 15, issue 2, John Benjamins Publishing Company, DOI:10.1075/kl.15.2.03vov, pages 222-240.