기관

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 機關, from  (“machine”) and (“relation”).

Noun[edit]

기관 (gigwan) (hanja 機關)

  1. engine; machine
  2. agency
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Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“air, breath”) and (“pipe, tube”).

Noun[edit]

기관 (gigwan) (hanja 氣管)

  1. trachea; windpipe

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 器官, from  (“receptacle”) and (“official”).

Noun[edit]

기관 (gigwan) (hanja 器官)

  1. organ of the body