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U+C601, 영
HANGUL SYLLABLE YEONG
Composition: + +

[U+C600]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C602]




에 ←→ 예
See also: -영

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Korean numbers (edit)
00[a], [b], [c]
0 1  →  10  → 
    Sino-Korean: (yeong), (ryeong), (as digit, not number) (gong)
    Hanja: ,

Sino-Korean word from (zero)

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeong
McCune–Reischauer?yŏng
Yale Romanization?yeng
South Korean
Standard Language
영(零) (yeong)
North Korean
Standard Language
령(零) (ryeong)

Numeral[edit]

(yeong) (hanja )

  1. zero
    Synonym: 공(空) (gong, as a digit)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeong
McCune–Reischauer?yŏng
Yale Romanization?yeng

Adverb[edit]

(yeong)

  1. (of negative or undesirable things) quite
    별로.Yeong byeollo-da.It's quite bad.
    어렵다.Yeong eoryeopda.It's quite difficult.
    못한다.Ir-eul yeong mot-handa.His work is quite substandard.

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (English).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?Yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?Yeong
McCune–Reischauer?Yŏng
Yale Romanization?yeng

Proper noun[edit]

(Yeong) (hanja )

  1. Short for 영국(英國) (yeongguk, United Kingdom).
  2. Short for 영어(英語) (yeong'eo, English language).
Usage notes[edit]
  • Typically written in hanja form, even in a contemporary Korean text otherwise devoid of Chinese characters.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (spirit, soul, deity).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeong
McCune–Reischauer?yŏng
Yale Romanization?yeng

Noun[edit]

South Korean
Standard Language
영(靈) (yeong)
North Korean
Standard Language
령(靈) (ryeong)

(yeong) (hanja )

  1. (literary) revered soul; spirit (of the deceased, of a natural object, etc.)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 5[edit]

Sino-Korean word from (long; perpetual; eternal; forever)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [jɘ(ː)ŋ]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?yeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)?yeong
McCune–Reischauer?yŏng
Yale Romanization?yēng

Adverb[edit]

(yeong) (hanja )

  1. forever
    Synonym: (more common) 영영(永永) (yeong'yeong)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 6[edit]

Modern Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(yeong)

Extended content
  1. : eternal; forever
    (eumhun reading: 오랠 (orael yeong))
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋX))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋ))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋˠiæŋ, ŋˠiæŋH))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋ))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋH))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋH))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋ))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋX))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔɑŋX, ʔˠiæŋH))
  10. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋ))
  11. :
    (MC reading: )
  12. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋ))
  13. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋ, ʔeŋH))
  14. :
    (MC reading: )
  15. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  16. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  17. :
    (MC reading: )
  18. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇŋ))
  19. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋX))
  20. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇŋ))
  21. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋH))
  22. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋ))
  23. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋ, ɦˠwɛŋ))
  24. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋX))
  25. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  26. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇŋ))
  27. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔɨɐŋ, ʔˠiæŋ))
  28. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  29. 𢥏:
    (MC reading: 𢥏)
  30. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋ))
  31. :
    (MC reading: )
  32. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋX))
  33. :
    (MC reading: (MC ŋeŋX, ŋˠɛp̚))
  34. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɦˠwiæŋX))
  35. :
    (MC reading: (MC jwiᴇŋ))
  36. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔiᴇŋX))
  37. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋ))
  38. :
    (MC reading: )
  39. :
    (MC reading: (MC ʔwiᴇŋ))
  40. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋ))
  41. :
    (MC reading: (MC jiᴇŋX))
  42. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  43. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  44. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: (MC ʔˠiæŋH))
  45. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )

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