사과

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 沙果, from  (“sand, gravel, pebbles”) and (“fruit”) .

(or first syllable from , "sand, gravel, pebbles")

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

사과 (sagwa) (hanja 沙果)

  1. apple
Derived termsEdit
  • 사과나무 (sagwanamu, “apple tree”)

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from  (“thank”) and (“pass, pass through, go across”) .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

사과 (sagwa) (hanja 謝過)

  1. apology
Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 12:34