U+C544, 아
HANGUL SYLLABLE A
Composition: +
Dubeolsik input:d-k

[U+C543]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C545]
U+3215, ㈕
PARENTHESIZED HANGUL IEUNG A

[U+3214]
Enclosed CJK Letters and Months
[U+3216]
U+3275, ㉵
CIRCLED HANGUL IEUNG A

[U+3274]
Enclosed CJK Letters and Months
[U+3276]
See also: -아

(see above for suffixes and particles)





씨 ←→ 애

Cia-CiaEdit

NumeralEdit

(a)

  1. one; prenominal form of 이세
    아 미아a-miaone person

ReferencesEdit

  • Van den Berg, Rene (1991). "Preliminary Notes on the Cia-Cia Language," in Excursies in Celebes, pp. 305-324.
  • Lee, Hwang & Abidin (2009). 바하사 찌아찌아 1. Hunminjeongeum Society: Seoul.

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Imitative; compare English ah, Chinese (ā), Japanese ああ (ā).

PronunciationEdit

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

InterjectionEdit

(a)

  1. ah; oh
    , 실수했네요!A, je-ga silsuhaenneyo!Ah, I made a mistake!

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from , from the Middle Korean reading 아〯 (Yale: ǎ), from Middle Chinese (MC ŋɑX).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [a̠(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?a
Revised Romanization (translit.)?a
McCune–Reischauer?a
Yale Romanization?ā

NounEdit

(a) (hanja )

  1. (literary, philosophy) the ego; the self

PronounEdit

(a) (hanja )

  1. (archaic Literary Chinese-style Korean) I; me
  2. (archaic Literary Chinese-style Korean) we; us; our

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(a)

Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠa))
  2. :
    (MC reading: )
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠaH))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑ))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠaH))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔuʌi))
  7. :
    (MC reading: )
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiᴇ, ŋei))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠaX))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑ))
  11. :
    (MC reading: )
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiᴇ))
  13. :
    (MC reading: )
  14. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠaX, ʔˠaH, ʔˠæk̚, ʔˠɛk̚))
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑ))
  16. 娿:
    (MC reading: 娿 (MC ʔɑ, ʔɑX))
  17. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔɑX))
  18. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑ))
  19. :
    (MC reading: )
  20. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠuɛi))
  21. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʉiX, ʔuʌiX))
  22. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɨʌH))
  23. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑX))
  24. :
    (MC reading: )
  25. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔuʌi))
  26. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔuʌi))
  27. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠa))
  28. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇ, ʔˠiᴇX))
  29. :
    (MC reading: (MC kʰˠaH))
  30. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠaH))
  31. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠuɛi, ʔuʌiX))
  32. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʉiX, kʰuʌiX))
  33. :
    (MC reading: )
  34. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠuɛiH))
  35. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠa))
  36. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑ))
  37. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑ, ŋˠiᴇX))
  38. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɨʌ, ŋˠa, ŋɨʌX))
  39. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠaH))
  40. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠaH))
  41. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠa))
  42. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔɑ))
  43. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋuʌiX))
  44. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠaX))
  45. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑH))
  46. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠa))
  47. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɑ))
  48. :
    (MC reading: )

See alsoEdit