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U+C5F0, 연
HANGUL SYLLABLE YEON
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:d-u-s

[U+C5EF]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C5F1]

Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[jʌ̹n]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? yeon
Revised Romanization (translit.)? yeon
McCune–Reischauer? yŏn
Yale Romanization? yen

Etymology 1[edit]





에 ←→ 예

Syllable[edit]

(yeon)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (year)

Noun[edit]

(yeon) (hanja )

  1. (South Korea) year
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (, nyeon) (North Korea, Yanbian dialect)
Usage notes[edit]

The original Sino-Korean reading (nyeon) is used when the hanja (, yeon) is not part of the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound word.

Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]
  • (, nyeon) (used as a counter)

Etymology 3[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(yeon)

Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiᴇn))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔen))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋen))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇn, t͡ɕiᴇŋ, jiᴇnH))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiᴇn))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔen, ʔenH))
  7. 沿:
    (MC reading: 沿 (MC jiuᴇn))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇn))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔenX, ʔenH))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiuᴇnX))
  11. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇnX))
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇn))
  13. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇnX, jiᴇnH))
  14. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔwen))
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋen))
  16. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiuᴇn))
  17. :
    (MC reading: (MC kwen))
  18. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇnX))
  19. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇn))
  20. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiuᴇn, ȵiuᴇnX))
  21. :
    (MC reading: )
  22. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔenH))
  23. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiuᴇn, nuɑH))
  24. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇn))
  25. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɕiᴇn))
  26. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɖˠiuᴇn))
  27. :
    (MC reading: (MC ziᴇn, jiᴇnH))
  28. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiɪnX, jiᴇnX))
  29. : kite
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇn))
  30. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋenH))
  31. :
    (MC reading: )
  32. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiᴇn, ɕiᴇnX, nenH))
  33. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔenH))
  34. :
    (MC reading: )
  35. 嬿:
    (MC reading: 嬿 (MC ʔenX, ʔenH))
  36. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇn, jiᴇnH))
  37. :
    (MC reading: )
  38. :
    (MC reading: (MC kiuɪn))
  39. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiɪnX, jiᴇnX))
  40. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔwen))
  41. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇn, ɕiᴇn))
  42. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiuᴇn))
  43. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇnH))
  44. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇn))
  45. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇnX))
  46. :
    (MC reading: )
  47. :
    (MC reading: )
  48. :
    (MC reading: )
  49. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔenH))
  50. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiɪn, ʔen))
  51. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  52. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC jiuᴇnX))
  53. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  54. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  55. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiuᴇnX))
  56. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  57. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiuᴇnX, nuɑnH))
  58. : to accuse
    (eumhun reading: 참소할 (chamsohal yeon), MC reading: (MC dɑn))
  59. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɳˠɛn))
  60. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔwenH))
  61. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiɪ, ziᴇnH, jiᴇnH))
  62. :
    (MC reading: )
  63. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔenH))

Etymology 4[edit]

South Korean reading of various Chinese characters, originally (ryeon).

Syllable[edit]

(yeon)

  1. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liᴇn))
  2. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC lenH))
  3. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC lenH))
  4. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC len))
  5. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liᴇn))
  6. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liuᴇnH))
  7. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC len, liᴇnX))
  8. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: )
  9. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liᴇnX))
  10. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liuᴇn))
  11. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liᴇn, liᴇnH))
  12. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liᴇnX))
  13. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liuᴇnX, liuᴇnH))
  14. (South Korea) 𨏶:
    (MC reading: 𨏶)
  15. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC lenH))
  16. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC lenH))
  17. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC luɑn, liuᴇnX))
  18. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC ʈʰˠiᴇn, liᴇn))
  19. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC lenH))
  20. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liᴇn))
  21. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC liᴇnX, lenH))
  22. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC len))
  23. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC len, leŋ))
  24. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC kˠɛnX, lenH))
  25. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: )
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (ryeon) (North Korea, Yanbian dialect)
Usage notes[edit]

In South Korea, the original Sino-Korean reading (ryeon) is used if the hanja is not part of the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound word. The change in reading from (ryeon) to (yeon) is known as 두음 법칙 (頭音法則, dueum beopchik).

Etymology 5[edit]

South Korean reading of various Chinese characters, originally (nyeon).

Syllable[edit]

(yeon)

  1. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC nen))
  2. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC nenX))
  3. (South Korea) :
    (MC reading: (MC ɳˠiᴇnH))
  4. (South Korea) : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC nen))
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (nyeon) (North Korea, Yanbian dialect)
Usage notes[edit]

In South Korea, the original Sino-Korean reading (nyeon) is used if the hanja is not part of the first syllable of a Sino-Korean compound word. The change in reading from (nyeon) to (yeon) is known as 두음 법칙 (頭音法則, dueum beopchik).

References[edit]