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U+AC04, 간
HANGUL SYLLABLE GAN
Composition: + +

[U+AC03]
Hangul Syllables
[U+AC05]




→ 개

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From .

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gan
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gan
McCune–Reischauer?kan
Yale Romanization?kan

Suffix[edit]

—간 (-gan) (hanja )

  1. (time) for
  2. (place) between

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Hunmong jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527, as Middle Korean ᄀᆞᆫ (Yale: kon).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gan
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gan
McCune–Reischauer?kan
Yale Romanization?kan

Noun[edit]

(gan)

  1. salty seasonings
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ka̠(ː)n]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gan
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gan
McCune–Reischauer?kan
Yale Romanization?kān

South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: / 간 / 간까지

Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes low pitch, and heightens the pitch of two subsequent suffixed syllables.

Noun[edit]

(gan) (hanja )

  1. (abbreviation of 간장) liver
    • 은 우리 몸에서 가장 중요한 기관 중의 하나이다.
      Ganeun uri momeseo gajang jung'yohan gigwan jung'ui hanaida.
      The liver is one of the most important organs in our body.

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gan
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gan
McCune–Reischauer?kan
Yale Romanization?kan

Verb[edit]

(gan)

  1. past determiner of 가다 (gada): gone, went

Etymology 5[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

(gan)

  1. (Northern Gyeongsang, Pyongan, Gangwon, Hamgyong) side dishes
    Synonym: 반찬 (banchan)
    • 2020 December 21, 중상흠, “인생보다 야생 1부 마지막 화전민을 찾아서”, in 한국기행[1], 강원도 삼척시 신기면:
      맨밥 으문 마이 들가야지.
      Maenbap meog-eumun-eun gan-i mai deulgayaji.
      If you eat rice with millet then you need to put a lot of side dishes in.

Etymology 6[edit]

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Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(gan)

Etymology 7[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Numeral[edit]

(gan) (hanja )

  1. 1036
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