손님

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(son) + the honorific particle (nim).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?sonnim
Revised Romanization (translit.)?sonnim
McCune–Reischauer?sonnim
Yale Romanization?sonnim

Noun[edit]

손님 (sonnim)

  1. (honorific) guest, visitor
  2. (honorific) customer, client
  3. (euphemistic, historical) smallpox

Derived terms[edit]

  • 손님네 (sonnimne, “deities of epidemic”)