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U+AFC8, 꿈
HANGUL SYLLABLE GGUM
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: R-n-a

[U+AFC7]
Hangul Syllables
[U+AFC9]

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as ᄭᅮᆷ (Yale: skwum), from ᄭᅮ— (skwu-, “to dream”) (modern 꾸— (kku-)) + (-m, “substantive suffix”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /k͈um/
  • Phonetic hangeul:
  • Romanizations: RR (transcription): kkumRR (transliteration): kkumMC: kkumYale: kkwum

Noun[edit]

(kkum)

  1. dream
    인가, 현실인가.
    Kkum-in-ga, hyeonsir-in-ga.
    Is it a dream, or is it real?

Derived terms[edit]

  • 개꿈 (gaekkum, “meaningless dream”)
  • 꿈꾸다 (kkumkkuda, “to have a dream”)

See also[edit]

  • (jam, “sleep”)