U+CC44, 채
HANGUL SYLLABLE CAE
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[U+CC43]
Hangul Syllables
[U+CC45]




차 ←→ 챠

JejuEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from .

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

(chae)

  1. car
    • 가 싯수다.
      Naneun chaega sitsuda
      I have a car.

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

CounterEdit

(chae)

  1. houses
Usage notesEdit

As with most count words (a.k.a. classifiers), (chae) is preceded by Jeju numerals.

SynonymsEdit

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

First attested in the Hunmin jeongeum haerye (訓民正音解例 / 훈민정음해례), 1446, as Middle Korean 채〮 (Yale: cháy).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?chae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?chae
McCune–Reischauer?ch'ae
Yale Romanization?chay

NounEdit

(chae)

  1. a whip, a scourge
    Synonym: 채찍 (chaejjik)
    팽이 치다.Paeng'i-reul chae-ro chida.[He] hits the spinning top with a whip.
  2. a cane (used for beating)
    Synonym: 회초리 (hoechori)
  3. a club; a cue; a racket
    골프golpeuchaea golf club
    당구dangguchaea pool cue

Etymology 2Edit

Of native Korean origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [t͡ɕʰɛ(ː)] ~ [t͡ɕʰe̞(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)/(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?chae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?chae
McCune–Reischauer?ch'ae
Yale Romanization?chāy

NounEdit

(chae)

  1. thin strips (of vegetable or fruit)
    치다.Mu-reul chae-reul chida.to shred white radish into thin strips.
Usage notesEdit

Chiefly used with the verbs 썰다 (sseolda, to slice) and 치다 (chida, to shred).

Etymology 3Edit

First attested in the Hunmong jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527, as Middle Korean 채〮 (Yale: cháy).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?chae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?chae
McCune–Reischauer?ch'ae
Yale Romanization?chay

CounterEdit

(chae)

  1. Counter for houses.
    jip han chaea house

Etymology 4Edit

Of native Korean origin.

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?chae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?chae
McCune–Reischauer?ch'ae
Yale Romanization?chay

Dependent nounEdit

(chae)

  1. a continuing state
    입은 .Os-eul ibeun chae.while wearing clothes

Etymology 5Edit

First attested in the Gyechuk ilgi (癸丑日記 / 계축일기), c. 1600 , as Early Modern Korean  (Yale: chay).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?chae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?chae
McCune–Reischauer?ch'ae
Yale Romanization?chay

AdverbEdit

(chae)

  1. not yet, still... not
    숙제 마치기 들었다.
    Sukje-reul chae machigi-do jeon-e jam-i deureotda.
    He fell asleep before he finished the homework.