JejuEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Korean 임금 (imgeum).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

님금 (nimgeum)

  1. king

Middle KoreanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /nimkɨm/, [nimɡɨm]

NounEdit

님〯금〮 (nǐmkúm)

  1. king; monarch
    • 1459, Hunminjeong-eum eonhae 訓民正音諺解 / 훈민정음언해:
      (ᅌᅥᆼ〮)(졩〮)ᄂᆞᆫ〮님〯금〮지〯ᅀᅳ샨〮그〮리라〮
      NGÉ.CYÉY-nón nǐmkúm cǐzùsyán kúl-ìlá
      御製 [Chinese for "written by the king"] is "writing done by the king".

DescendantsEdit

  • Korean: 임금 (imgeum)