Sino-Korean word from 先生
- Phonetic Hangul[선생]
|Revised Romanization (translit.)?
선생 • (seonsaeng) (hanja 先生)
선생 (seonsaeng) is often used to address a person whose professional status is unknown. In this sense, it is often combined with 님 (nim) to produce 선생님 (seonsaengnim).