Character U+314A, ㅊ
Name HANGUL LETTER CHIEUCH
Block Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+3149] [U+314B]

Contents

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit




쵸 ←

춰 →

SyllableEdit

‎(chu)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2Edit

Of native Korean origin.

SuffixEdit

  1. a suffix deriving a causative verb.
    • 세금낮다. (Segeumi natda., “Tax is low.”) → 정부세금어야 한다. (Jeongbuneun segeumeul natchueoya handa., “The government must lower the tax.”)
SynonymsEdit
  • - (i)/ (hi)/ (ri)/ (gi)/ (u)/ (gu)- : suffixes deriving causative verbs.

Etymology 3Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters

NounEdit

‎(chu)

  1. a (balance) weight (hanja:錘)

Proper nounEdit

‎(Chu) ‎(hanja )

  1. An uncommon Korean family name

SyllableEdit

(chu)

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