KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Substantive form of the adjective 기쁘다 (gippeuda, “to be happy”).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gippeum
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gippeum
McCune–Reischauer?kippŭm
Yale Romanization?kippum

NounEdit

기쁨 (gippeum)

  1. joy; happiness
    기쁨에 넘쳐 자신도 모르게 크게 소리치다.
    Gippeume neomchyeo jasindo moreuge keuge sorichida.
    To be so overcome with joy that one cries out.

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