KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Bullyu dugongbu si eonhae (分類杜工部詩諺解 / 분류두공부시언해), 1481, as Middle Korean 니ᄡᆞᆯ (Yale: nipsol).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈi(ː)ps͈a̠ɭ]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?ipssal
Revised Romanization (translit.)?ibssal
McCune–Reischauer?ipssal
Yale Romanization?īpssal

NounEdit

입쌀 (ipssal)

  1. plain rice

SynonymsEdit