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U+B150, 념
HANGUL SYLLABLE NYEOM
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:s-u-a

[U+B14F]
Hangul Syllables
[U+B151]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[ɲjʌ̹m]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? nyeom
Revised Romanization (translit.)? nyeom
McCune–Reischauer? nyŏm
Yale Romanization? nyem

Etymology 1[edit]





네 ←→ 녜

Syllable[edit]

(nyeom)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(nyeom) (hanja )

  1. (North Korea, Yanbian dialect) thought; idea
Alternative forms[edit]
Usage notes[edit]

In South Korea, the original Sino-Korean reading (nyeom) is used when the hanja (, yeom) is not part of the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound word.

Derived terms[edit]
hanja as first syllable
second syllable onwards

Etymology 3[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(nyeom)

  1. : thought; idea
    (eumhun reading: 생각 (saenggak nyeom), MC reading: (MC nemH))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC dem))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC nem))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC nep̚))
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (yeom) (South Korea)
Usage notes[edit]

In South Korea, the hanja above are read as (yeom) when used as a single word or as the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound. However, the reading (nyeom) is retained when the hanja is not part of the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound. This is known as 두음 법칙 (頭音法則, dueum beopchik).

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