U+C5C4, 엄
HANGUL SYLLABLE EOM
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[U+C5C3]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C5C5]




얘 ←→ 에

KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?eom
Revised Romanization (translit.)?eom
McCune–Reischauer?ŏm
Yale Romanization?em

Etymology 1Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(eom)

  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɨɐm))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇmX))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇmH, ʔɨɐmH))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇmX))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɨɐmX))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇm, ʔɨɐmH))
  7. :
    (MC reading: )
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇm))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋɨɐmX))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇmX))
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇm, ʔɨɐm))
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇm, ʔˠiᴇmX))
  13. 广:
    (MC reading: 广 (MC ŋˠiᴇmX, ŋɨɐmX))
  14. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC kʰˠɛm, kʰɨɐm))
  16. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠiᴇmX, ŋˠiᴇmH))
  17. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiᴇmX))
  18. :
    (MC reading: )

ReferencesEdit

Etymology 2Edit

A noun-forming suffix, no longer productive.

SuffixEdit

—엄 (-eom)

  1. a noun-forming suffix
    죽다 (jukda-, to die) + ‎ (eom) → ‎주검 (jugeom, corpse)
    살다 (salda-, live) + ‎ (eom) → ‎사람 (saram, human, living being) (with vowel harmony)
    묻다 (mutda-, bury) + ‎ (eom) → ‎무덤 (mudeom, grave)
    꾸짖다 (kkujitda-, scold) + ‎ (eom) → ‎꾸지람 (kkujiram, scolding) (with vowel harmony)