- Phonetic Hangul[님]
|Revised Romanization (translit.)?
—님 • (-nim)
- (honorific suffix) esteemed; brother, sister, grandfather
님 (nim) is affixed to many kinship terms to make them honorific, often to refer to family members other than one's own.
- 형님 (hyeongnim), from 형 (hyeong)
- 누님 (nunim), from 누나 (nuna)
- 오라버님 (orabeonim), from 오라버니 (orabeoni)
님 • (nim)
- (dependent noun, after a person's name) Mr., Mrs. More respectful than 씨 (ssi).
- Mr Hong
- (archaic) lord, darling.