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Korean[edit]

Character U+3132, ㄲ
Name HANGUL LETTER SSANGKIYEOK
Block Hangul Compatibility Jamo
[U+3131] [U+3133]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]





꺼 ← → 껴

Syllable[edit]

‎(kke)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Particle[edit]

‎(kke)

  1. (honorific) The honorific form of the particle 에게 (ege) meaning to, by, or for
    저는 선생님 사과를 드렸습니다.
    Jeo-neun seonsaengnim-kke sagwa-reul deuryeotseumnida.
    I gave an apple to the teacher.
    어머님 온 편지‎ ― eomeonim-kke on pyeonji ― A letter for my mother
Usage notes[edit]

Used in relation with animate objects for which the speaker wishes to show respect.

Related terms[edit]
References[edit]
  • Daum.net Korean-English Dictionary (accessed 2008-01-02), “”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1]