검정

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Korean[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (dialect) (Gangwon, Pyeongan) 검덩 (geomdeong)
  • (dialect) (Gyeonggi) 거먹 (geomeok)
  • (dialect) (Gyeongnam) 검중 (geomjung), 껌정 (kkeomjeong)

Etymology[edit]

Of native Korean origin. Perhaps from Middle Korean 검듸ᅌᅧᇰ (Yale: kemtuy.yeng) meaning soot. [1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?geomjeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?geomjeong
McCune–Reischauer?kŏmjŏng
Yale Romanization?kemceng

Noun[edit]

검정 (geomjeong)

  1. black
    검정 장갑 옆에 있는 것은 어떠세요? 손님께서 찾으시는 것과 꽤 비슷한데요.
    Geomjeong janggap yeope inneun geoseun eotteoseyo? Sonnimkkeseo chajeusineun geotgwa kkwae biseuthandeyo.
    How about the one next to the black gloves? It's very similar to the one you like.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 감장이 (gamjang'i) : [1]