U+C8FD, 죽
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Hangul Syllables

Korean edit

죠 ←→ 줘

Pronunciation edit

Revised Romanization?juk
Revised Romanization (translit.)?jug
Yale Romanization?cwuk

Etymology 1 edit

Ideophone edit

Ablaut/harmonic pair
Yin-form (juk)
Yang-form (jok)


  1. in a manner arranged in a row; while arranging in a row
    창문 물방울 흐른다.
    changmun bakk-e mulbang'ur-i juk heureunda.
    A drop of water flows in a row outside the window.
  2. (of a recitation or story) without a break; in one seating
  3. tearing in one continuous stroke
  4. (of liquid) sucking or gulping in one continuous stroke
  5. stretching in a broad manner
  6. continuously over a duration of time
  7. looking over in one wide glance
Derived terms edit
See also edit
  • (ssuk, “protruding deeply”)

Etymology 2 edit

Of native Korean origin.

Noun edit


  1. a set of ten pieces

Etymology 3 edit

Reading of various hanja.

Syllable edit


  1. : bamboo
    (eumhun reading: (dae juk))
    (MC reading: (MC trjuwk))
  2. : congee
    (eumhun reading: 죽 죽 (juk juk))
    (MC reading: (MC yuwk|tsyuwk))

Noun edit


  1. soup, broth, gruel, pap
See also edit