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U+C9F1, 짱
HANGUL SYLLABLE JJANG
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: W-k-d

[U+C9F0]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C9F2]

Korean[edit]





지 ← → 째

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [t͡ɕ͈a̠ŋ]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR jjang
RR (translit.) jjang
MC tchang
Yale ccang

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly from Mandarin (cháng, upright; good; fine).

Noun[edit]

(jjang)

  1. (Internet slang) awesome, best
  2. boss in fighting
Derived terms[edit]
  • 얼짱 (eoljjang, “very handsome guy or girl”)
  • 몸짱 (momjjang, “best of body”)
  • 킹왕짱 (king-wangjjang, “best of best”)

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation of 짜증 (jjajeung, vexation).

Noun[edit]

(jjang)

  1. vexation

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese ちゃん (chan, diminutive suffix).

Suffix[edit]

—짱 (-jjang)

  1. (anime and manga fandom) -chan