U+C220, 술
HANGUL SYLLABLE SUL
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Hangul Syllables
[U+C221]




쇼 ←→ 숴

Korean Edit

Etymology 1 Edit

 
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(sul, “liquor”)

First attested in the Jīlín lèishì (鷄林類事 / 계림유사), 1103, as Late Old Korean 酥孛 (Yale: swùpùl).

In the Hangul script, first attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 수을 (Yale: swùùl), presumably via unattested *수ᄫᅳᆯ (Yale: swùWùl).

Pronunciation Edit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?sul
Revised Romanization (translit.)?sul
McCune–Reischauer?sul
Yale Romanization?swul
  • South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: 의 / 에 / 술

    Syllables in red take high pitch. This word takes low pitch only before consonant-initial multisyllabic suffixes.

Noun Edit

(sul)

  1. alcoholic beverage; liquor
Derived terms Edit
See also Edit
  • (ju), the hanja for "alcoholic beverage"

Etymology 2 Edit

First attested in the Gugeupbang eonhae (救急方諺解 / 구급방언해), 1466, as Middle Korean 술〮 (Yale: swúl).

Pronunciation Edit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?sul
Revised Romanization (translit.)?sul
McCune–Reischauer?sul
Yale Romanization?swul

Counter Edit

(sul)

  1. scoop; spoonful
    Synonyms: 수저 (sujeo), 숟가락 (sutgarak)
    주세요.Du sulman deo tteo juseyo.Can you give me two extra scoops?

Noun Edit

(sul)

  1. (archaic or dialectal) spoon
Related terms Edit

Etymology 3 Edit

Of native Korean origin.

Pronunciation Edit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [sʰu(ː)ɭ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescribed in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?sul
Revised Romanization (translit.)?sul
McCune–Reischauer?sul
Yale Romanization?swūl

Noun Edit

(sul)

  1. tassel or fringe (on flags, curtains, clothing, etc.)

Etymology 4 Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable Edit

(sul)

Extended content
  1. : skill
    (eumhun reading: 재주 (jaeju sul))
    (MC reading: (MC zywit))
  2. : telling
    (eumhun reading: 지을 (jieul sul))
    (MC reading: (MC zywit))
  3. : sign of the Dog
    (eumhun reading: (gae sul))
    (MC reading: (MC swit))
  4. : matting needle
    (eumhun reading: 돗바늘 (dotbaneul sul))
    (MC reading: )
  5. : thread
    (eumhun reading: (kkeun sul))
    (MC reading: )

Middle Korean Edit

Etymology 1 Edit

Pronunciation Edit

Noun Edit

술〮 (swúl)

  1. spoon
Descendants Edit
  • Korean: (sul)

Etymology 2 Edit

Pronunciation Edit

Noun Edit

(swùl)

  1. Alternative form of 수을 (swùùl, liquor)
Descendants Edit
  • Korean: (sul)