안녕하십니까

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From 안녕하다 (安寧하다, annyeonghada, “to be well/peaceful”)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[a̠nɲjʌ̹ŋɦa̠ɕʰimnik͈a̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? annyeonghasimnikka
Revised Romanization (translit.)? annyeonghasibnikka
McCune–Reischauer? annyŏnghasimnikka
Yale Romanization? annyenghasipnikka

Phrase[edit]

안녕하십니까? (annyeonghasimnikka)

  1. How are you?
    (literally, "Are [you] well/peaceful?")
  2. Hello
  3. Good morning
  4. Good afternoon
  5. Good evening

Usage notes[edit]

This phrase is the polite, formal version of the greeting. For the polite but informal version, see 안녕하세요 (安寧하세요, annyeonghaseyo, “how are you?”).