Korean edit

Etymology edit

From 합쇼 (hapsyo, formal and polite imperative of 하다 (hada, to do)) +‎ 체(體) (che, style).

Pronunciation edit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?hapsyoche
Revised Romanization (translit.)?habsyoche
McCune–Reischauer?hapsyoch'e
Yale Romanization?hap.syo.chey

Noun edit

합쇼체 (hapsyoche)

  1. (dated, until 1997) The formal, polite speech level in Korean.

Synonyms edit

See also edit