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U+AC83, 것
HANGUL SYLLABLE GEOS
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:r-j-t

[U+AC82]
Hangul Syllables
[U+AC84]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[kʌ̹t̚]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? geot
Revised Romanization (translit.)? geos
McCune–Reischauer? kŏt
Yale Romanization? kes
Audio
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Etymology 1[edit]



걿

걔 ←→ 게

Syllable[edit]

(geot)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean . Compare Japanese (koto, abstract thing), (kusa, sort, kind; cause).

Noun[edit]

(geot)

  1. A thing; an object, one (impersonal pronoun)
    비싼 bissan geotan expensive thing; something expensive; an (the) expensive one
    이 세상은 우리들의 이었지만, 이제는 너희들의 이다.
    I sesang-eun urideurui geosieotjiman, ijeneun neohuideurui geosida.
    This world was ours, but now it’s yours.
  2. (used to create noun phrases) what; the thing which
    내가 원하는
    naega wonhaneun geot
    what I want
Derived terms[edit]
  • (geo) (contraction)
  • (ge) (contraction of 것이 (geosi))
  • (geol) (contraction of 것을 (geoseul))
  • (geon) (contraction of 것은 (geoseun))

See also[edit]

  • (got, “place”)
  • (got, “soon, immediately”)
  • (ga, “edge, side”)