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KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[kiɡje̞] ~ [kiɡe̞]
  • Phonetic Hangul[/]
Revised Romanization? gigye
Revised Romanization (translit.)? gigye
McCune–Reischauer? kigye
Yale Romanization? kikyey

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 機械, from (machine) + (equipment)

NounEdit

기계 (gigye) (hanja 機械)

  1. machinery or heavy equipment

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from 器械, from (instrument) + (equipment)

NounEdit

기계 (gigye) (hanja 器械)

  1. instrument

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from 奇計, from (strange) + (plan, scheme)

NounEdit

기계 (gigye) (hanja 奇計)

  1. trick; ruse