U+C7A0, 잠
HANGUL SYLLABLE JAM
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Dubeolsik input:w-k-a

[U+C79F]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C7A1]

KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jam
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jam
McCune–Reischauer?cham
Yale Romanization?cam

Etymology 1Edit





이 ←→ 재

SyllableEdit

(jam)

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

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the Neung-eomgyeong eonhae (楞嚴經諺解 / 능엄경언해), 1461, as Middle Korean ᄌᆞᆷ (Yale: com). Substantive form of 자— (ja-, “to sleep”), formed with the suffix —ㅁ (-m).

NounEdit

(jam)

  1. sleep; nap

Derived terms=Edit

  • 낮잠 (natjam, “midday nap”)
  • 선잠 (seonjam, “light sleep, catnap”)
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(jam)

  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC d͡ziᴇm, d͡ziᴇmH))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC d͡zɑmH))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ɕiɪm))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC d͡ʒˠiɪm))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ʃˠiɪm, t͡sʌm))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC d͡zʌm))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC d͡ʒˠiɪm))
  8. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  9. :
    (MC reading: )
  10. :
    (MC reading: )
  11. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC tʰenX))

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