KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Korean word from 避妊避姙.

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈpʰi(ː)im]
  • 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?piim
Revised Romanization (translit.)?piim
McCune–Reischauer?p'iim
Yale Romanization?phīim

NounEdit

피임 (piim) (hanja 避妊避姙)

  1. contraception

Derived termsEdit