U+AC04, 간
HANGUL SYLLABLE GAN
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KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From .

PronunciationEdit

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

SuffixEdit

—간 (-gan) (hanja )

  1. (time) for
  2. (place) between

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the Hunmong jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527, as Middle Korean ᄀᆞᆫ (Yale: kon).

PronunciationEdit

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

NounEdit

(gan)

  1. salty seasonings
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ka̠(ː)n]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gan
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gan
McCune–Reischauer?kan
Yale Romanization?kān

South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: / 간 / 간까지

Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes low pitch, and heightens the pitch of two subsequent suffixed syllables.

NounEdit

(gan) (hanja )

  1. (abbreviation of 간장) liver
    • 은 우리 몸에서 가장 중요한 기관 중의 하나이다.
      Ganeun uri momeseo gajang jung'yohan gigwan jung'ui hanaida.
      The liver is one of the most important organs in our body.

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

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

VerbEdit

(gan)

  1. past determiner of 가다 (gada): gone, went

Etymology 5Edit

Unknown.

NounEdit

(gan)

  1. (Northern Gyeongsang, Pyongan, Gangwon, Hamgyong) side dishes
    Synonym: 반찬 (banchan)
    • 2020 December 21, 중상흠, “인생보다 야생 1부 마지막 화전민을 찾아서”, in 한국기행[1], 강원도 삼척시 신기면:
      맨밥 으문 마이 들가야지.
      Maenbap meog-eumun-eun gan-i mai deulgayaji.
      If you eat rice with millet then you need to put a lot of side dishes in.

Etymology 6Edit

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Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(gan)

Etymology 7Edit

Sino-Korean word from

NumeralEdit

(gan) (hanja )

  1. 1036
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