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HANGUL SYLLABLE IG
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Hangul Syllables
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Contents

KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[ik̚]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? ik
Revised Romanization (translit.)? ig
McCune–Reischauer? ik
Yale Romanization? ik

Etymology 1Edit





의 ←→ 자

SyllableEdit

(ik)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(ik)

  1. : to add; to be more than
    (eumhun reading: 더할 (deohal ik), MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇk̚))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC jɨk̚))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC jɨk̚))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC jɨk̚))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇk̚))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC jɨk̚))
  7. :
    (MC reading: )
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC jɨk̚))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋek̚))

Etymology 3Edit

South Korean reading of various Chinese characters, originally (nik).

SyllableEdit

(ik)

  1. (South Korea) : to hide
    (eumhun reading: 숨쉴 (sumswil ik), MC reading: (MC ɳɨk̚))
  2. (South Korea) : to drown
    (eumhun reading: 빠질 (ppajil ik), MC reading: (MC ȵɨɐk̚, nek̚))
Alternative formsEdit
  • (nik) (North Korea, Yanbian dialect)
Usage notesEdit

In South Korea, the original Sino-Korean reading (nik) is used if the hanja is not part of the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound word. The change in reading from (nik) to (ik) is known as 두음 법칙 (頭音法則, dueum beopchik).

ReferencesEdit