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KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

, home + 사람, person

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[t͡ɕips͈a̠ɾa̠m]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? jipsaram
Revised Romanization (translit.)? jibsalam
McCune–Reischauer? chipsaram
Yale Romanization? cipqsalam

NounEdit

집사람 (jipsaram)

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

Usage notesEdit

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

SynonymsEdit