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U+B2D8, 님
HANGUL SYLLABLE NIM
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input: s-l-a

[U+B2D7]
Hangul Syllables
[U+B2D9]

Korean[edit]





늬 ← → 다

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [nim]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR nim
RR (translit.) nim
MC nim
Yale nim

Suffix[edit]

—님 (-nim)

  1. (honorific suffix) esteemed; brother, sister, grandfather

Usage notes[edit]

님 (nim) is affixed to many kinship terms to make them honorific, often to refer to family members other than one's own.

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

(nim)

  1. (dependent noun, after a person's name) Mr., Mrs. More respectful than (ssi).
    홍길동 honggildong nimMr. Hong
  2. (archaic) lord, darling.

See also[edit]

  • (ssi) (ssi)
  • (im)( im)