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U+ACF0, 곰
HANGUL SYLLABLE GOM
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: r-h-a

[U+ACEF]
Hangul Syllables
[U+ACF1]

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KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit


IPA(key) [ko̞ːm]
Phonetic Hangul :
Romanizations
RR gom
RR (translit.) gom
MC kom
Yale kōm

Etymology 1Edit





계 ← → 과

SyllableEdit

(gom)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2Edit

Of native Korean origin. Likely cognate with Japanese kuma with similar meanings of “bear” and “hole, recess” (spelled for the “bear” sense and for the “hole, recess” sense).

NounEdit

(gom)

  1. (zoology) bear
  2. (obsolete) hole, compare 구무, 구멍

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