U+C0B6, 삶
HANGUL SYLLABLE SALM
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Hangul Syllables
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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit





삐 ←→ 새

Substantive form of 살다 (salda, to live): (sal-) +‎ (-m).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [sʰa̠(ː)m]
    • (file)
  • 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?sam
Revised Romanization (translit.)?salm
McCune–Reischauer?sam
Yale Romanization?sālm

NounEdit

(sam)

  1. life; living

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

  • 죽음 (jugeum, “death, dying”)

Related termsEdit

  • 살다 (salda, “to live; to be alive”)

See alsoEdit