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U+C790, 자
HANGUL SYLLABLE JA
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KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit





이 ←→ 재

SyllableEdit

(ja)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[t͡ɕa̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? ja
Revised Romanization (translit.)? ja
McCune–Reischauer? cha
Yale Romanization? ca

NounEdit

(ja)

  1. (hanja: ) letter, character
  2. (hanja: ): a person
  3. (hanja: ):
    1. fruit; seed of
    2. rat (Chinese zodiac sign)

NumeralEdit

(ja) (hanja )

  1. 1024

SyllableEdit

(ja)

  1. , , , , , , , , , 姿, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 鶿, ,

Etymology 3Edit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean  (Yale: cah).

NounEdit

(ja)

  1. ruler, rule, straightedge
  2. (unit of measure) ja or Korean foot, a traditional unit of length equivalent to about 30.3 cm.
SynonymsEdit
  • (unit of measure): (cheok)

Etymology 4Edit

From Middle Korean -쟈 (cya).

SuffixEdit

—자 (-ja)

  1. let's
    ! 
    Gaja!
    Let's go!