U+C81C, 제
HANGUL SYLLABLE JE
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Hangul Syllables
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저 ←→ 져

KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?je
Revised Romanization (translit.)?je
McCune–Reischauer?che
Yale Romanization?cey

Etymology 1Edit

(jeo, I; me, humble first-person pronoun) +‎ (i, nominative particle). When the (ga) allomorph of the nominative particle was introduced, it was attached to the already marked form of 저, producing this new allomorphy.

PronounEdit

(je)

  1. allomorph of (jeo, humble first-person pronoun) before (ga, nominative suffix)
    선생님, 가 그랬습니다.
    Seonsaengnim, je-ga geurasseumnida.
    Teacher, it was I who did that.

Etymology 2Edit

DeterminerEdit

(je)

  1. Contraction of (jeoui): my

Etymology 3Edit

AdverbEdit

(je)

  1. (literary, dated) Contraction of (jeoge): when

Etymology 4Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

PrefixEdit

제— (je-) (hanja )

  1. (prefix marking ordinals); -th, -st, -nd
    • 1과je1gwafirst lesson

PrefixEdit

제— (je-) (hanja )

  1. every
    유럽언어
    yureobui jeeoneo
    the languages of Europe