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U+BE75, 빵
HANGUL SYLLABLE BBANG
Composition: + +

[U+BE74]
Hangul Syllables
[U+BE76]

Korean[edit]





비 ←→ 빼

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?ppang
Revised Romanization (translit.)?ppang
McCune–Reischauer?ppang
Yale Romanization?ppang

Etymology 1[edit]

This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.
Particularly: “Where does the zero sense come from? Surely that's not derived from the bread sense? Is this possibly a development from the native bang sense in Etym 2?”

From Japanese パン (pan, bread), from Portuguese pão (bread), from Latin panis (bread). Compare French pain, Taiwanese Hokkien (pháng).

Noun[edit]

(ppang)

  1. bread
  2. (slang) zero
Derived terms[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
  • (yeong) (zero)
  • (gong) (oh)

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin. Onomatopoeic.

Interjection[edit]

(ppang)

  1. bang!
Synonyms[edit]
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