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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]


곿

곗 ←

괏 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR got, RRT , McCune–Reischauer kot, Yale kos)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2[edit]

First recorded in the Yongbieocheonga, 1447, as "곧." Probably from the same root as (gol, "village"), as well as 거리 (geori, "distance"). Possibly cognate with the Manchu kurun, "country."

Pronunciation[edit]

  • phonetic hangul:
  • IPA(key): [kot]

Noun[edit]

(got)

  1. place.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), " ", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-01-04.
  • 2005, Choe, Jong-du (최종두), ed., “곳”, in 새국어사전, Seoul: Isangsa, page 62:
  • 2004, Ju Haeng (이주행) Lee; Lee Kyu Hang (이규항), Kim Sang Jun (김상준), “곳”, in 한국어 발음사전: Korean Pronouncing Dictionary, Seoul: Jigu Publishing, ISBN 89-7006-165-7, page 85:
  • 2000, Seo Jeong-beom (서정범), “곳”, in 國語語原辭典, Seoul: Bogosa Books, page 71: