KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of native Korean origin. Equivalent to (hae, sun) +‎ (-s-) +‎ (bit, light).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [hɛt̚p͈it̚] ~ [hɛp͈it̚] ~ [he̞t̚p͈it̚] ~ [he̞p͈it̚]
  • Phonetic hangul: [///]
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?haetbit
Revised Romanization (translit.)?haesbich
McCune–Reischauer?haetpit
Yale Romanization?hays.pich

NounEdit

햇빛 (haetbit)

  1. sunlight, sunshine

SynonymsEdit

  • 일광 (日光, ilgwang, “sunlight”)
  • 날빛 (nalbit, “sunlight, sunshine”)
  • 햇볕 (haetbyeot, “sunshine, (especially) warmth from the sun”)
  • 햇살 (haetsal, “sunbeam, sun's ray”)

AntonymsEdit

  • 그늘 (geuneul, “shadow”)
  • 달빛 (dalbit, “moonlight”)

See alsoEdit

  • (nal, “day, *sun”)
  • (dal, “moon, month”)