시민

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 市民, from (city) + (populace)

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [ˈɕʰiːmin]
Phonetic Hangul :
Romanizations
RR simin
RR (translit.) simin
MC simin
Yale sīmin

Noun[edit]

시민 (simin) (hanja 市民)

  1. citizens, citizenry
  2. the people of a city

See also[edit]

  • 주민 (jumin, “residents”)
  • 농민 (nongmin, “farmers”)
  • 국민 (gungmin, “people of a nation”)