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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 試驗, from (testing) + (testing)

PronunciationEdit


IPA(key) [ɕʰiɦʌ̹m]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR siheom
RR (translit.) siheom
MC sihŏm
Yale sihem

NounEdit

시험 (siheom) (hanja 試驗)

  1. test, exam
  2. experimentation, as in 시험 운전 (siheom unjeon, “a test drive”)