U+C55E, 앞
HANGUL SYLLABLE AP
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Hangul Syllables
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씨 ←→ 애

JejuEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Korean (ap).

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /a̠p̚/

NounEdit

(ap)

  1. fore, front

ReferencesEdit

  • ” in Jeju's culture and language, Digital museum.

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean  (Yale: àlph).

Related to Baekje 阿利比志 (*aripisi, south).[1]

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?ap
Revised Romanization (translit.)?ap
McCune–Reischauer?ap
Yale Romanization?aph
  • South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: 의 / 에 / 앞

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

NounEdit

(ap)

  1. (literally, figuratively) fore, front
    Antonym: (dwi, back, latter, rear)
    으로 나오세요.Ap-euro naoseyo.Come to the front.
    사람 있다.Nae ap-e saram-i itda.There is someone in front of me.
    박았어.Cha ap-eul bagasseo.I crashed the front of the car.
    막강한 무력 굴복할 밖에 없었다.
    Makgang-han muryeok ap-e gulbok-hal su-bakke eopseotda.
    They had no choice but to submit in the face of tremendous military force.
  2. (by extension) the future; future events (especially with expressions denoting perception)
    으로 세상 어떻게 변할는지.
    Ap-euro sesang-i eotteoke byeon-halleunji.
    I wonder how the world will change in the future.
    일어나기 미리 내다보다
    ir-i ireonagi jeon-e miri ap-eul naedaboda
    to foresee the future before things take place
  3. (by extension) earlier time (especially with expressions denoting movement)
    Synonym: (dwi, later time)
    영상 으로 .
    Yeongsang jom ap-euro ga-bwa.
    Can you go to a bit earlier in the video?
    현대인 세대 존경하지 않습니다.
    Hyeondaein-eun ap sedae-reul jon'gyeong-haji anseumnida.
    Contemporary people do not respect earlier generations.
  4. (Yukjin, otherwise obsolete) the south
    Synonym: 남(南)쪽 (namjjok)

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.