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PronunciationEdit


IPA(key) [e̞ɡe̞]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR ege
RR (translit.) ege
MC ege
Yale eykey

ParticleEdit

에게 (ege)

  1. the dative particle; to
    엄마에게 전화를 했습니다.
    Eomma-ege jeonhwa-reul haetseumnida.
    I called my mother.

Usage notesEdit

에게 is the non-honorific form of (kke). Both are used only with nouns denoting animate objects (usually people or animals). For nouns denoting inanimate objects, (e) is used instead.