KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from (secret) + (method), with compound/genitive tensing applied.

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈpi(ː)p͈ʌ̹p̚]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?bibeop
Revised Romanization (translit.)?bibeob
McCune–Reischauer?pipŏp
Yale Romanization?pīqpep

NounEdit

비법 (bibeop) (hanja 秘法)

  1. secret; magic formula; know-how

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