과자

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 菓子 (sweet, confection; candy; pastry, cake, cookie)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkwa̠ːd͡ʑa̠]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [ː]
Revised Romanization? gwaja
Revised Romanization (translit.)? gwaja
McCune–Reischauer? kwaja
Yale Romanization? kwāca

Noun[edit]

과자 (gwaja) (hanja 菓子/果子)

  1. sweet; confection
  2. candy
  3. pastry; cake; cookie; cracker

Synonyms[edit]