KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 使用, from 使 (employing) + (using)

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈsʰa̠(ː)joŋ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?sayong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?sayong
McCune–Reischauer?sayong
Yale Romanization?sāyong

NounEdit

사용 (sayong) (hanja 使用)

  1. usage in order to fulfill a purpose or role

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit