U+C816, 젖
HANGUL SYLLABLE JEOJ
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:w-j-w

[U+C815]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C817]




쟤 ←→ 제

KoreanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

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

Perhaps from Goguryeo 濟次/齊次 (*cec).[1]

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?jeot
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jeoj
McCune–Reischauer?chŏt
Yale Romanization?cec
  • South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: / 에 /

    Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes high pitch and also heightens the next suffixed syllable, unless it is 에.

NounEdit

(jeot)

  1. (anatomy) breast
  2. milk (of mammals)
  3. milk (of plants), latex

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 『三国史記』 「地理志」 の高句麗地名漢字:おもに日本語との比較による考証[1], 2016, page 23