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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as  (Yale: nwun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(nun)

  1. eye
  2. vision
    이 밝다‎ ― nuni bakda ― to have clear vision

Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(nun)

  1. bud

Etymology 3[edit]

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as  (Yale: nwun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(nun)

  1. snow
    이 온다‎ ― nuni onda ― It's snowing