See also: and -오

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

See the main entry.

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?o
Revised Romanization (translit.)?o
McCune–Reischauer?o
Yale Romanization?o

SuffixEdit

(-o-)

  1. Allomorphic form of 으옵 (-euop-, self-deferential suffix), used after vowels or (l) and before a vowel, including an underlying epenthetical vowel.
    ha-o-ni
    다름이 아니dareum-i ani-o-ra

Usage notesEdit


Middle KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

Harmonic pair
Yin-form 우〮 (-wú-)
Yang-form 오〮 (-wó-)

SuffixEdit

오〮 (-wó-)

  1. Yang-vowel form of 우〮 (-wú-, modulator suffix).

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

Harmonic pair
Yin-form 우〮 (-(G)wú-)
Yang-form 오〮 (-(G)wó-)

SuffixEdit

오〮 (-(G)wó-)

  1. Yang-vowel form of 우〮 (-wú-, causative suffix).