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Korean[edit]

Character  께 
Unicode name HANGUL SYLLABLE GGE
Unicode block Hangul Syllables
Codepoint U+AED8
Composition +
Dubeolsik keyboard entry R-p

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




꺼 ←

껴 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR kke, RRT , McCune–Reischauer kke, Yale kkey)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Particle[edit]

(kke)

  1. (honorific) The honorific form of the particle 에게 (ege) meaning to, by, or for
    저는 선생님 사과를 드렸습니다.
    Jeo-neun seonsaengnim-kke sagwa-reul deuryeotseumnida.
    I gave an apple to the teacher.
    어머님 온 편지eomeonim-kke on pyeonji ― A letter for my mother
Usage notes[edit]

Used in relation with animate objects for which the speaker wishes to show respect.

Related terms[edit]
References[edit]
  • Daum.net Korean-English Dictionary, "", URL accessed on 2008-01-02.