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Character
Unicode name HANGUL SYLLABLE GYUN
Code point U+ADE0
Entity number 균
Unicode block Hangul Syllables
Composition + +
Dubeolsik input r-b-s
[U+ADDF] [U+ADE1]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




귄 ←

근 →

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR gyun, RRT , McCune–Reischauer kyun, Yale kyun)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters

Noun[edit]

‎(gyun)

  1. : (music) An ancient Chinese musical term indicating which of the twelve pitches of the Chinese chromatic scale would be the starting pitch
    태주
    taeju-gyun
    starting from the da cu pitch
  2. : A container for storing grain
  3. : microbe, germ
  4. : (biology) bacteria
Related terms[edit]
  • (bacteria):
    • 항균 (hanggyun, “antibacterial”)
    • 세균 (segyun, “bacteria”)
    • 대장균 (daejanggyun, “coliform bacteria”)

Syllable[edit]

(gyun)

  1. : level
    (eumhun reading: 고를 ‎(goreul gyun))
  2. : level
    (eumhun reading: 고를 ‎(goreul gyun))
  3. : storage house
    (eumhun reading: 곳집 균 ‎(gotjip gyun))
  4. : cultivate
    (eumhun reading: 일굴 ‎(bat ilgul gyun))
  5. : mushroom
    (eumhun reading: 버섯 균 ‎(beoseot gyun))
  6. : thirty-pound
    (eumhun reading: 서른 ‎(seoreun geun gyun))
  7. : bamboo
    (eumhun reading: 대나무 균 ‎(daenamu gyun))
  8. : cracking skin
    (eumhun reading: 터질 ‎(teojil gyun))
  9. : roe deer
    (eumhun reading: 노루 균 ‎(noru gyun))

References[edit]