U+CC38, 참
HANGUL SYLLABLE CAM
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[U+CC37]
Hangul Syllables
[U+CC39]

KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?cham
Revised Romanization (translit.)?cham
McCune–Reischauer?ch'am
Yale Romanization?cham

Etymology 1Edit




찿
찌 ←→ 채

SyllableEdit

(cham)

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

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the Seokbong cheonjamun (石峰千字文 / 석봉천자문), 1583, as Middle Korean ᄎᆞᆷ (Yale: chom).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?cham
Revised Romanization (translit.)?cham
McCune–Reischauer?ch'am
Yale Romanization?cham

AdverbEdit

(cham)

  1. truly
SynonymsEdit

InterjectionEdit

(cham)

  1. Good grief!
  2. Oh, I just remembered.

NounEdit

(cham)

  1. The truth.

PrefixEdit

참— (cham-)

  1. (Non-productive) Used in words referring to plants or animals that are thought to be a generic or prototypical example, such as 참새 (cham-sae, “sparrow”) (literally "true bird") or 참나무 (cham-namu, “oak tree”) (literally "true tree").
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(cham)

  1. : participating
    (eumhun reading: 참여할 참 (chamyeohal cham))
    (MC reading: (MC ʃˠiɪm, t͡ʃʰˠiɪm, t͡sʰʌm, sɑm, t͡sʰʌmH))
  2. : forgiveness
    (eumhun reading: 참서 참 (chamseo cham))
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ʃʰˠiɪmH))
  3. : cruel
    (eumhun reading: 참혹할 참 (chamhokhal cham))
    (MC reading: (MC t͡sʰʌmX))
  4. : usurping
    (eumhun reading: 참람할 참 (chamnamhal cham))
    (MC reading: (MC t͡semH))
  5. : cutting
    (eumhun reading: 벨 참 (bel cham))
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ʃˠɛmX))
  6. : slandering
    (eumhun reading: 참소할 참 (chamsohal cham))
    (MC reading: (MC d͡ʒˠɛm, d͡ʒˠamH))
  7. : standing up
    (eumhun reading: 우두커니 (udukeoni seol cham))
    (MC reading: (MC ʈˠɛmH))
  8. : embarrassment
    (eumhun reading: 부끄러울 참 (bukkeureoul cham))
    (MC reading: (MC d͡zɑm))
  9. : remorse
    (eumhun reading: 뉘우칠 참 (nwiuchil cham))
    (MC reading: (MC t͡ʃʰˠamH))
  10. : hole
    (eumhun reading: 구덩이 참 (gudeong'i cham))
    (MC reading: (MC t͡sʰiᴇmH))