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EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 年代, from (year) + (representing)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[ɲjʌ̹ndɛ̝]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? nyeondae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? nyeondae
McCune–Reischauer? nyŏndae
Yale Romanization? nyentay

NounEdit

년대 (nyeondae) (hanja 年代)

  1. (dependent noun) a period of years such as a decade or century:
    1990년대: the 1990s

Usage notesEdit

Used only following a year, as above; the independent form of the noun is 연대 (yeondae).