U+C678, 외
HANGUL SYLLABLE OE
Composition: +

[U+C677]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C679]




왜 ←→ 요

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?oe
Revised Romanization (translit.)?oe
McCune–Reischauer?oe
Yale Romanization?oy

NounEdit

(oe) (hanja )

  1. other things
    geu-oe-eapart from that
  2. the outside

Etymology 2Edit

Contraction of 오이 (oi).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [we̞(ː)] ~ [ø̞(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)/(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?oe
Revised Romanization (translit.)?oe
McCune–Reischauer?oe
Yale Romanization?ōy

NounEdit

(oe)

  1. cucumber

Middle KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

외〯 (wǒy)

  1. cucumber

DescendantsEdit

  • Korean: 오이 (oi)