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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 恐喝, from (fearsome) + (scolding)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈko̞ːŋɡa̠ɭ/
  • Phonetic hangeul: :
  • Romanizations: RR (transcription): gonggalRR (transliteration): gonggalMC: konggalYale: kōngkal

NounEdit

공갈 (gonggal) (hanja 恐喝)

  1. threatening behavior
  2. (law) blackmail; extortion
  3. (slang) falsehood