KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [jʌ̹nsʰe̞]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? yeonse
Revised Romanization (translit.)? yeonse
McCune–Reischauer? yŏnse
Yale Romanization? yensey

Etymology 1Edit

Sino-Korean word from 年歲 (age; long period of time)

NounEdit

연세 (yeonse) (hanja 年歲)

  1. (honorific, South Korea) age
Alternative formsEdit
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from (year) + (tax)

NounEdit

연세 (yeonse) (hanja 年稅)

  1. (South Korea) annual tax

See alsoEdit