연기

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 演技, from  (“acting”) and (“talent”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

연기 (yeon-gi, “acting”).

연기 (yeon-gi) (hanja 演技)

  1. acting
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Related terms[edit]
  • 연극 (yeon-geuk, “performance”)

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“smoke”) and (“gas”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

연기 (yeon-gi, “smoke”).

연기 (yeon-gi) (hanja 煙氣)

  1. smoke
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Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from  (“dependent”) and (“arising”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

연기 (yeon-gi) (hanja 緣起)

  1. (Buddhism) The doctrine of pratītyasamutpāda.
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Usage notes[edit]

연기 is also the name of Yeongi County, a district of Chungcheongnam-do, South Korea.