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HANGUL SYLLABLE GWA
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KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit


IPA(key) [kwa̠]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR gwa
RR (translit.) gwa
MC kwa
Yale kwa

Etymology 1Edit

곿



고 ← → 괘

SyllableEdit

(gwa)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2Edit

Of native Korean origin.

Alternative formsEdit

  • (used after words ending in a vowel) (wa)

PronunciationEdit


IPA(key) [kwa̠]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR gwa
RR (translit.) gwa
MC kwa
Yale kwa

ParticleEdit

(gwa)

  1. and
    연필
    chaek-gwa yeonpil
    pencil and book
  2. with; together with
    가족 같이 가세요?
    Gajok-gwa gachi gaseyo?
    Are [you] going with [your] family?
  3. in relation to

Usage notesEdit

(gwa) is used only at the end of words ending in a consonant. (wa) replaces it after words ending in a vowel.

Etymology 3Edit

Reading of various Chinese characters.

NounEdit

(gwa) (hanja )

  1. Academic subject or field of inquiry.

(gwa) (hanja )

  1. lesson
    제1(일)
    je1(il)gwa
    the first lesson

SuffixEdit

—과 (-gwa)

  1. An academic department.
    물리학
    mullihak-gwa
    department of physics
  2. A taxonomic family.
    사다샛
    sadasaet-gwa
    Pelecanidae

SyllableEdit

(gwa)

  1. , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,