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KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from ‎(black)

(heuk, “black go pieces”).

NounEdit

‎(heuk) ‎(hanja )

  1. The color black.
  2. (board games) A black stone used in the game of go.
SynonymsEdit

SyllableEdit

(heuk)

  1. : black
    (eumhun reading: 검을 흑 ‎(geomeul heuk))

Etymology 2Edit

Onomatopoietic rendering of the sharp intake of breath when surprised or crying.

InterjectionEdit

‎(heuk)

  1. Sobbing.
  2. Expressing shock or disappointment.
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Marked as an adverb in the 표준국어대사전 (Pyojun-gugeodaesajeon, "Unabridged Dictionary of Korean", without explanation. [1]
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