U+C601, 영
HANGUL SYLLABLE YEONG
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[U+C600]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C602]




에 ←→ 예
See also: -영

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Korean numbers (edit)
0 1  → 
    Sino-Korean: (yeong), (ryeong), (gong) (as digit, not number)
    Hanja: ,

Sino-Korean word from (zero)

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeong
McCune–Reischauer?yŏng
Yale Romanization?yeng
South Korean
Standard Language
영(零) (yeong)
North Korean
Standard Language
령(零) (ryeong)

NumeralEdit

(yeong) (hanja )

  1. zero
    Synonym: 공(空) (gong, as a digit)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeong
McCune–Reischauer?yŏng
Yale Romanization?yeng

AdverbEdit

(yeong)

  1. (of negative or undesirable things) quite
    별로.Yeong byeollo-da.It's quite bad.
    어렵다.Yeong eoryeopda.It's quite difficult.
    못한다.Ir-eul yeong mot-handa.His work is quite substandard.

Etymology 3Edit

Sino-Korean word from (English).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?Yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?Yeong
McCune–Reischauer?Yŏng
Yale Romanization?Yeng

Proper nounEdit

(Yeong) (hanja )

  1. Short for 영국(英國) (yeongguk, United Kingdom).
  2. Short for 영어(英語) (yeong'eo, English language).
Usage notesEdit
  • Typically written in hanja form, even in a contemporary Korean text otherwise devoid of Chinese characters.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Sino-Korean word from (spirit, soul, deity).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeong
McCune–Reischauer?yŏng
Yale Romanization?yeng

NounEdit

South Korean
Standard Language
영(靈) (yeong)
North Korean
Standard Language
령(靈) (ryeong)

(yeong) (hanja )

  1. (literary) revered soul; spirit (of the deceased, of a natural object, etc.)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 5Edit

Sino-Korean word from (long; perpetual; eternal; forever)

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [jʌ̹(ː)ŋ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeong
McCune–Reischauer?yŏng
Yale Romanization?yēng

AdverbEdit

(yeong) (hanja )

  1. forever
    Synonym: (more common) 영영(永永) (yeong'yeong)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 6Edit

Modern Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(yeong)

Extended content
  1. : eternal; forever
    (eumhun reading: 오랠 (orael yeong))
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋX))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋ))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠiæŋ, ŋˠiæŋH))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋ))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋH))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋH))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋ))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋX))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔɑŋX, ʔˠiæŋH))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋ))
  11. :
    (MC reading: )
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋ))
  13. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋ, ʔeŋH))
  14. :
    (MC reading: )
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  16. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  17. :
    (MC reading: )
  18. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇŋ))
  19. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋX))
  20. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇŋ))
  21. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋH))
  22. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋ))
  23. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋ, ɦˠwɛŋ))
  24. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋX))
  25. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  26. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇŋ))
  27. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔɨɐŋ, ʔˠiæŋ))
  28. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  29. 𢥏:
    (MC reading: 𢥏)
  30. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋ))
  31. :
    (MC reading: )
  32. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋX))
  33. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋeŋX, ŋˠɛp̚))
  34. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋX))
  35. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋ))
  36. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇŋX))
  37. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋ))
  38. :
    (MC reading: )
  39. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔwiᴇŋ))
  40. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  41. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋX))
  42. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  43. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  44. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋH))
  45. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )

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