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HANGUL SYLLABLE WA
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KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[wa̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? wa
Revised Romanization (translit.)? wa
McCune–Reischauer? wa
Yale Romanization? wa

Etymology 1Edit





오 ←→ 왜

SyllableEdit

(wa)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2Edit

Of native Korean origin.

ParticleEdit

(wa)

  1. and
  2. with; together with
    우유 딸기
    uyuwa ttalgi
    milk with strawberries
  3. in relation to
Alternative formsEdit
Usage notesEdit
  • (wa) is used only at the end of words ending in a vowel. (gwa) replaces it after words ending in a consonant.

Etymology 3Edit

Shortened form of 우아 or sometimes wow.

InterjectionEdit

(wa)

  1. An expression of awe or excitement.
    , 여름이다!
    Wa, yeoreumida!
    Hurray, it's summer!

Etymology 4Edit

VerbEdit

(wa)

  1. Infinitive form of 오다 (oda, “to come”).

Etymology 5Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(wa)

  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠuaX, ŋˠuaH))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋuɑH))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC kuɑ, ʔuɑ))
  4. :
    (MC reading: )
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠua))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠuɛ, ʔˠua))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC kˠuɛ, kˠua))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋuɑ))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠɛ, ʔˠua))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋuɑ, jɨu))
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC kˠua, ʔuɑX))
  12. :
    (MC reading: )
  13. :
    (MC reading: (MC kwei, ʔˠɛ, ʔˠua))
  14. :
    (MC reading: )
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠua, ʔˠuaH))
  16. :
    (MC reading: )
  17. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋuɑ))