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U+AC74, 건
HANGUL SYLLABLE GEON
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: r-j-s

[U+AC73]
Hangul Syllables
[U+AC75]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]



걿

걔 ← → 게

Syllable[edit]

(geon)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

(geon) (determinative of 걸다)

  1. past determinative of 걸다 (geolda, “to speak or suspend”): having been suspended, spoken; of a telephone call, having been made
    내가 전화naega geon jeonhwathe call I made

Etymology 3[edit]

Adjective[edit]

(geon) (determinative of 걸다)

  1. determinative of 걸다 (geolda, “to be fertile or sumptuous”): rich, fertile, sumptuous

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

(geon)

  1. Contraction of 것은 (geodeun), combination of (geot, fact, thing) + (eun, topic particle).

Etymology 5[edit]

Prefix[edit]

(geon) (hanja )

  1. dry
    포도geonpodoraisin (literally, "dried grape")
Synonyms[edit]