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HANGUL SYLLABLE JEOL
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KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit





쟤 ←→ 제

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[t͡ɕʌ̹ɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? jeol
Revised Romanization (translit.)? jeol
McCune–Reischauer? chŏl
Yale Romanization? cel

SyllableEdit

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

Etymology 2Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters

SyllableEdit

(jeol)

Etymology 3Edit

First attested in the Worin cheongangjigok (月印千江之曲 / 월인천강지곡), 1449

NounEdit

(jeol)

  1. bow; greeting
    선생님께 을 한다. 
    Seonsaengnimkke jeoreul handa.
    You bow to the teacher.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

(jeol)

  1. Buddhist temple
    을 찾아 마음을 수양해야겠다. 
    Jeoreul chaja ma-eumeul suyanghaeyagetda.
    I've got to find a temple and cultivate my soul.
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

NounEdit

(jeol)

  1. (dialectal, Gangwon dialect, Chungcheong dialect, Gyeongsang dialect) chopsticks
SynonymsEdit
  • (standard South Korean) 젓가락 (jeotgarak)