곤이

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

 Symbology  Romanized  Hangul  Hanja  
Orthography gon-i 곤이 (goni)
Orthoepy, etc goni 고니 (goni)

Of native Korean origin.

Noun[edit]

곤이 (goni)

  1. (archaic) Synonym of 고니 (goni) (swan).
Alternative forms[edit]
  • 고니 (goni) (canonical)
  • (gon) (archaic)
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Etymology 2[edit]

 Symbology  Romanized  Hangul  Hanja  
Orthography gon-i 곤이 (goni) 鯤鮞
Orthoepy, etc goni 고니 (goni)

Sino-Korean word from  (“spawn”) and (“roe”)

Noun[edit]

곤이 (goni) (hanja 鯤鮞)

  1. roe, the eggs or the egg-laden ovary of a fish
  2. newborn fish
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Etymology 3[edit]

 Symbology  Romanized  Hangul  Hanja  
Orthography gon-i 곤이 (goni) 混夷
Orthoepy, etc goni 고니 (goni)

Sino-Korean word from  (“to mix, blend”) and (“Eastern foreigner”)

Noun[edit]

곤이 (goni) (hanja 混夷)

  1. barbarians west of ancient China, attested no less than two millennia ago[1]
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References[edit]

  1. ^ 곤이태의 (混夷駾矣 <詩經>, gonitae-ui, “Western barbarians run.”)