Sino-Korean word from 塔 (“stupa, tower”), from Sanskrit स्तूप (stūpa).
- Phonetic Hangul[탑]
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탑 • (tap) (hanja 塔)
- (Buddhism) a pagoda or such a monument that has evolved from the archaic stupa
- a tower or such a tall structure that simply takes advantage of its height
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