막내

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From 18th century 막나이 (mangnai), from (mak, “end”) (as in 마지막 (majimak), 막바지 (makbaji)) + 낳— (na-, “to bear, to bring forth”) + (i, agent suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[ma̠ŋne̞]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? mangnae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? magnae
McCune–Reischauer? mangnae
Yale Romanization? maknay

Noun[edit]

막내 (mangnae)

  1. the youngest son or daughter; the lastborn; the youngest of the family
  2. the youngest person in a group

Antonyms[edit]

  • 맏이 (madi, “the firstborn”)

Derived terms[edit]