-을께

KoreanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • ㄹ께 (-lkke)after vowel or (l)-final stems

SuffixEdit

을께 (-eulkke)

  1. Dated, pronunciation, and North Korea spelling of 을게 (-eulge, An informal verbal suffix conveying a promise to be upheld in the future.)

Usage notesEdit

This form was the correct spelling in South Korea prior to the 1988 orthographic reform when it was changed to 을게 (-eulge) to align with its etymology. However, this spelling persists in standard North Korean and pronunciation spellings.