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U+AC11, 갑
HANGUL SYLLABLE GAB
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:r-k-q

[U+AC10]
Hangul Syllables
[U+AC12]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gap
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gab
McCune–Reischauer?kap
Yale Romanization?kap

Etymology 1[edit]





→ 개

Syllable[edit]

(gap)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (armor, shell; the first of the ten heavenly stems)

Noun[edit]

(gap)

  1. armor; shell
  2. the first of the ten heavenly stems
Derived terms[edit]
Coordinate terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (small box, case, coffer)

Counter[edit]

(gap)

  1. cases; packs
    ; 두; 세; 네
    hangap; dugap; segap; negap
    one pack; two packs; three packs; four packs
Usage notes[edit]

As with most count words (a.k.a. classifiers), (gap) is preceded by native Korean numerals.

See also[edit]
  • (gwon, “volumes”)
  • 마리 (mari, “animals”)
  • (beon, “times”)
  • (bun, “(honorific) people”)
  • 사람 (saram, “people”)
  • (sal, “years”)
  • (si, “o'clock”)
  • 시간 (sigan, “hours”)
  • (chae, “houses”)

Noun[edit]

(gap) (hanja )

  1. box; case, carton
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (cape, promontory, headland)

Noun[edit]

(gap)

  1. cape; headland
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(gap)

  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC kɑp̚, kˠap̚))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC kˠap̚))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC kɑp̚, ʔˠap̚))
  4. : leather pants
    (eumhun reading: 가죽바지 (gajukbaji gap))
    (MC reading: (MC kʌp̚, kˠɛp̚))