U+C784, 임
HANGUL SYLLABLE IM
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[U+C783]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C785]




의 ←→ 자

JejuEdit

PronunciationEdit

SuffixEdit

—임 (im)

  1. -ness; -tion; -ment (suffix deriving a noun)

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Prescriptive South Korean variant of (nim) as an independent noun.

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?im
Revised Romanization (translit.)?im
McCune–Reischauer?im
Yale Romanization?im

NounEdit

(im)

  1. (literary) lover, beloved

Etymology 2Edit

Sino-Korean word from , from the Middle Korean reading ᅀᅵᆷ〯 (Yale: zǐm).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [i(ː)m]
  • 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?im
Revised Romanization (translit.)?im
McCune–Reischauer?im
Yale Romanization?īm

Proper nounEdit

(Im) (hanja )

  1. A surname​.

NounEdit

(im) (hanja )

  1. (formal) duty; responsibility
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

SyllableEdit

(im)

Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪm))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪm, ȵiɪmH))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmH))
  4. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmX))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪm, ȵiɪmX))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmX))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmH))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmX))
Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm, liɪmH))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɳˠiɪmH))