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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

, home + 사람, person

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ɕips͈a̠ɾa̠m/
  • Phonetic hangeul:
  • Romanizations: RR (transcription): jipsaramRR (transliteration): jibsalamMC: chipsaramYale: cipqsalam

NounEdit

집사람 (jipsaram)

  1. (humble) wife, especially one's own

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Usage notesEdit

  • For another person's wife, the more respectful word 부인 (bu-in, “lady”) is more commonly used.