JejuEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

연기 (yeongi)

  1. contact, connection, liaison

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 演技, from (acting) + (talent).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈjɘːnɡi]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [ː]
Revised Romanization? yeon-gi
Revised Romanization (translit.)? yeongi
McCune–Reischauer? yŏn'gi
Yale Romanization? yēnki

NounEdit

 
연기 (yeon-gi, “acting”).

연기 (yeon-gi) (hanja 演技)

  1. acting
SynonymsEdit
Related termsEdit
  • 연극 (yeon-geuk, “performance”)

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from 煙氣, from (smoke) + (gas).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [jʌ̹nɡi]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? yeon-gi
Revised Romanization (translit.)? yeongi
McCune–Reischauer? yŏn'gi
Yale Romanization? yenki

NounEdit

 
연기 (yeon-gi, “smoke”).

연기 (yeon-gi) (hanja 煙氣)

  1. smoke
Related termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from 緣起, from (dependent) + (arising)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [jʌ̹nɡi]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? yeon-gi
Revised Romanization (translit.)? yeongi
McCune–Reischauer? yŏn'gi
Yale Romanization? yenki

NounEdit

연기 (yeon-gi) (hanja 緣起)

  1. (Buddhism) The doctrine of pratītyasamutpāda.
See alsoEdit

Usage notesEdit

연기 is also the name of Yeongi County, a district of Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea.