U+C800, 저
HANGUL SYLLABLE JEO
Composition: +
Dubeolsik input:w-j

[U+C7FF]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C801]

KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕʌ̹]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? jeo
Revised Romanization (translit.)? jeo
McCune–Reischauer? chŏ
Yale Romanization? ce

Etymology 1Edit





쟤 ←→ 제

SyllableEdit

(jeo)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2Edit

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

1446, 훈민정음언해본 1
與는 이와 와 ᄒᆞᄂᆞᆫ 겨체 ᄡᅳᄂᆞᆫ 字ㅣ라.

PronounEdit

  1. (determiner) that.
Derived termsEdit
  • (determiner) 저런 (jeoreon, “like that”)
  • (adjective) 저렇다 (jeoreota, “to be like that”)
See alsoEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Of native Korean origin.

PronounEdit

  1. (determiner) me (polite)
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

(je): I or my(depending on context, polite)

Etymology 4Edit

First attested in the Beonyeok sohak (飜譯小學 / 번역소학), 1517, as Middle Korean  (Yale: cye). From Literary Chinese .

NounEdit

(jeo)

  1. (archaic) chopstick(s)
Derived termsEdit
  • 위생저 (wisaengjeo): disposable wooden chopsticks

Etymology 5Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(jeo)