KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 深夜.

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈɕʰi(ː)mja̠]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?simya
Revised Romanization (translit.)?sim-ya
McCune–Reischauer?simya
Yale Romanization?sīm.ya

NounEdit

심야 (simya) (hanja 深夜)

  1. midnight; late night