KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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A compound of (a locative particle inherited from Old Korean via Middle Korean) + (a locative particle of native Korean origin, denoting movement or indicating a place where something happens.)

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?eseo
Revised Romanization (translit.)?eseo
McCune–Reischauer?esŏ
Yale Romanization?eyse

ParticleEdit

에서 (eseo)

  1. (denoting movement) from
  2. (locative, denoting a place where something happens) in, at, on
  3. (starting point of a range) from, through.
    • 1에서 10까지.
      1eseo 10kkaji.
      From 1 to 10.
    • 6에서 9.
      6eseo 9sal.
      6 to 9 years old.

Usage notesEdit

에서 (eseo) is only used with inanimate objects.

Alternative formsEdit

  • (starting point of a range): ~