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KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit




꯵ ←

갭 →

SyllableEdit

(transliterations: RR gap, RRT , McCune–Reischauer kap, Yale kap)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and ㅂ…Ž.

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from  (“armor, shell, the first of the ten heavenly stems”) .

NounEdit

(gap)

  1. armor; shell
  2. the first of the ten Celestial stems
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Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from  (“small box, case, coffer”) .

CounterEdit

  1. cases; packs
    • ; 두; 세; 네
      hangap; dugap; segap; negap
      one pack; two packs; three packs; four packs
Usage notesEdit

As with most count words (a.k.a. classifiers), (gap) is preceded by native Korean numerals.

See alsoEdit
  • (si, “o'clock”), 시간 (sigan, “hours”), (beon, “times”), (sal, “years”), 사람 (saram, “people”), (bun, “(honorific) people”), 마리 (mari, “animals”), (gwon, “volumes”), (chae, “houses”)

NounEdit

(gap)

  1. box; case

Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Korean word from  (“cape, promontory, headland”) .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(gap)

  1. cape, headland
SynonymsEdit