U+C554, 암
HANGUL SYLLABLE AM
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[U+C553]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C555]

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit





씨 ←→ 애

SyllableEdit

(am)

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

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from (cancer)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [a̠ːm]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [ː]
Revised Romanization? am
Revised Romanization (translit.)? am
McCune–Reischauer? am
Yale Romanization? ām

NounEdit

(am) (hanja )

  1. cancer (illness)
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Of native Korean origin. From Middle Korean 아ᇡ (Yale: amh). The final h leaves traces in fossilized compounds, changing following consonants into aspirated consonants, when possible, such as 암컷 (amkeot), 암캐 (amkae) or 암탉 (amtak).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [a̠m]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? am
Revised Romanization (translit.)? am
McCune–Reischauer? am
Yale Romanization? am

PrefixEdit

(am-)

  1. female; she- (non-human)
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(am)

  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌmH))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠam))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌmX))
  6. :
    (MC reading: )
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌmH))
  8. :
    (MC reading: )
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  10. :
    (MC reading: )
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌmX))
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  13. :
    (MC reading: )
  14. :
    (MC reading: )
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  16. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦʌm, ɦʌmX))
  17. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  18. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠɛm, ʔˠɛmX))
  19. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠam))
  20. :
    (MC reading: (MC -))
  21. :
    (MC reading: )
  22. :
    (MC reading: (MC -))
  23. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  24. :
    (MC reading: (MC -))
  25. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔɑmX))
  26. :
    (MC reading: )
  27. :
    (MC reading: )
  28. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠɛm))
  29. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌmX))
  30. :
    (MC reading: )
  31. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  32. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠɛm))
  33. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠam))
  34. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌmX))
  35. :
    (MC reading: )
  36. :
    (MC reading: (MC -))
  37. :
    (MC reading: )
  38. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  39. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋʌmX))
  40. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌm))
  41. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠɛm))
  42. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌmX, ʔˠamX))
  43. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔʌmX))
  44. :
    (MC reading: (MC -))

ReferencesEdit

  • Supreme Court of the Republic of Korea (대한민국 대법원, Daehanmin-guk daebeobwon) (2018). Table of hanja for personal names (인명용 한자표 / 人名用漢字表, inmyeong-yonghanjapyo), page 27. [1]
  • 국제퇴계학회 대구경북지부 (國際退溪學會 大邱慶北支部) (2007). Digital Hanja Dictionary, 전자사전/電子字典. [2]