갱개

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 更改, from (replacing) + (correcting)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈkɛ(ː)ŋɡɛ] ~ [ˈke̞(ː)ŋɡe̞]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [(ː)/(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gaenggae
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gaenggae
McCune–Reischauer?kaenggae
Yale Romanization?kāyngkay

Noun[edit]

갱개 (gaenggae) (hanja 更改)

  1. (law) novation