KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 市民, from (city) + (populace)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈɕʰiːmin]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [ː]
Revised Romanization? simin
Revised Romanization (translit.)? simin
McCune–Reischauer? simin
Yale Romanization? sīmin

NounEdit

시민 (simin) (hanja 市民)

  1. citizens, citizenry
  2. the people of a city

See alsoEdit

  • 주민 (jumin, “residents”)
  • 농민 (nongmin, “farmers”)
  • 국민 (gungmin, “people of a nation”)