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KoreanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Phonetic rendering of the verb form 씹할 (ssiphal), from the verb 씹하— (ssipha-, “to fuck”) + (-l/r, “predictive/prospective suffix”). Calque of English fucking.[1]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɕ͈ipʰa̠ɭ/
  • Phonetic hangeul:
  • Romanizations: RR (transcription): ssipalRR (transliteration): ssipalMC: ssip'alYale: ssiphal

InterjectionEdit

씨팔 (ssipal)

  1. (vulgar) fuck!

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chae-un Yi (이재운) (2008) 뜻도 모르고 자주 쓰는 우리말 어원 500가지 (tteutdo moreugo jaju sseuneun urimal eowon 500gaji) [The 500 most common Korean words], ISBN 978-89-5913-339-0