Request WTF is a jacket-cum-coat

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  1. GrimVeilRule

    GrimVeilRule Dux Bellorum

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    So I've seen this in a lot of Korean novels, but have no clue what it is. I understand it's a jacket but Why The F does it say Cum. what does cum mean it this context can someone explain please. the best I can figure is that it's a leather jacket but why call it jacket-cum-coat why not just say leather jacket.
     
  2. Seren

    Seren Well-Known Member

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    British Dictionary definitions for cum
    cum
    2

    preposition
    used between two nouns to designate an object of a combined nature a kitchen-cum-dining room
    Word Origin for cum
    Latin: with, together with, along with
     
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  3. Kurotsubaki

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    That's an expression of an item that have two function
    I'm the opposite of you, i know this expression but didn't know that cum before that
     
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    That's what they call the Tuesday night special... don't ask me where I've heard
     
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    Drake98 Concerned Fan

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    Oh so thats why in QI they use alot of 'cum' words in the novel i read. I thought it wasnt canon and it was a mistake in their part...
     
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    Leather Jacket
    The jacket is leather

    Leather cum Jacket
    Leather with jacket (jacket may be of other material)

    I'm surprised some of you guys don't know its use considering that it is used often here and there. I suppose you just read it and assume its the lewd stuff. :blobpeek:
     
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    When a daddy coat, and a mama jacket love each other very much... :blob_coffee:
     
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    Cum is the latin word for with/plus/along with being, etc. Not to confused with the other cum.
     
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    A Jacket cum coat can be used both as a jacket and a coat. Cum is some time used in sentences to join to nouns.
    Well it certainly felt wierd writing this.:sweating_profusely:
    Here cum certainly doesn't mean you know what though :blobpeek:.
     
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    Khatulistiwa An Egg Eternal

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    What a dirty mind you have there :)
     
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    It is just you with a dirty mind, -cum- as a word joiner is used almost everywhere
     
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    Its either translator or author don't want to use / or - almost the same uses
     
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    Hahaha!!! The replies and glares of the community. :)
     
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    Bakaturq loli loli please don't report me to the police

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    It's like how the word "daddy" is a word used by kids to their father, but the internet took it in a weird direction
     
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    GrimVeilRule Dux Bellorum

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    Thank you I thought it was some weird translation thing.
    I didn't think it was that kind of cum.
    to everyone making a cum joke you can't see this but I'm giving you the middle finger.
     
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    This is why I've decided to replace the word with "/" on my translations.
     
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    O|-|CU|\/|O|\| you of all people should know how the |>/-\E|\/|O|\|Z here would react to such a word. Besides, you need to add "serious" or "no-hijacking" tags in thread to avoid T|-|IZ Yes, |0U|\| intended.
     
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    It's what happens when you run out of socks
     
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    GrimVeilRule Dux Bellorum

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    It didn't even cross my mind I guess I'm not as dirty minded as I think.
    You're right I should have tagged it. I have to remember people are shit all the time.