KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [kip͈ɯm]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
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.

SynonymsEdit