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EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Worin seokbo (月印釋譜 / 월인석보), 1459, as Middle Korean 가ᄫᆞᆫᄃᆡ (Yale: kaWontoy).

1459, 월인석보 14:80
方便力으로 긼 가ᄫᆞᆫᄃᆡ 쉬우믈 爲ᄒᆞ야 두 涅槃ᅌᆞᆯ 니ᄅᆞ니라

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key)[ka̠unde̞]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? gaunde
Revised Romanization (translit.)? gaunde
McCune–Reischauer? kaunde
Yale Romanization? kawuntey

NounEdit

가운데 (gaunde)

  1. center; the middle
  2. out of, among
  3. amid, as, with, indicating in the course of doing something

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