Chinese Rime

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Hangeul - Letters - Obsolete Letters
... language, as well as a larger number used to represent the sounds of the Chinese rime tables ... There were three other, less-common letters for sounds in this section of the Chinese rime tables, ㅱ w ( or ), a theoretical ㆄ f, and ㅹ ff the bottom element appears to be only coincidentally similar to ... In the original Hangul system, double letters were used to represent Chinese voiced (濁音) consonants, which survive in the Shanghainese slack consonants, and were not used for Korean words ...

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