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EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 神經, from (mind) + (way)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[ɕʰinɡjʌ̹ŋ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? sin-gyeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)? singyeong
McCune–Reischauer? sin'gyŏng
Yale Romanization? sinkyeng

NounEdit

신경 (sin-gyeong) (hanja 神經)

  1. (medicine) nerves
  2. (by extension) one's feelings on a subject
    신경쓰이다 
    sin-gyeong-i sseu-ida
    weigh upon one's mind (colloquial)
    신경쓰다 
    sin-gyeong-eul sseuda
    to be attentive (about something)