KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 著者.

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈt͡ɕʌ̹(ː)d͡ʑa̠]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jeoja
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jeoja
McCune–Reischauer?chŏja
Yale Romanization?cēca

NounEdit

저자 (jeoja) (hanja 著者)

  1. author

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 져재〮 (Yale: cyècáy).

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

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jeoja
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jeoja
McCune–Reischauer?chŏja
Yale Romanization?ceca

NounEdit

저자 (jeoja)

  1. market
    Synonym: 시장(市場) (sijang)