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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as 고개 (Yale: kwokay).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ko̞ɡɛ̝/
  • Phonetic hangeul:
  • Romanizations: RR (transcription): gogaeRR (transliteration): gogaeMC: kogaeYale: kokay

NounEdit

고개 (gogae)

  1. nape of the neck
  2. head
  3. a mountain pass