오만

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 傲慢 (hubris).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈo̞(ː)ma̠n]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?oman
Revised Romanization (translit.)?oman
McCune–Reischauer?oman
Yale Romanization?ōman

Noun[edit]

오만 (oman) (hanja 傲慢)

  1. hubris, excessive pride
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 五萬, from (five) + (ten thousand).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈo̞(ː)ma̠n]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?oman
Revised Romanization (translit.)?oman
McCune–Reischauer?oman
Yale Romanization?ōman

Numeral[edit]

오만 (oman) (hanja 五萬)

  1. fifty thousand; 50,000
Usage notes[edit]
  • Numbers are usually written in Arabic numerals in Korean.

Determiner[edit]

오만 (oman) (hanja 五萬)

  1. (idiomatic, often dialectal) all sorts of
    오만 본다.
    Sal-da bo-ni oman ir-eul da bonda.
    You see all sorts of things in life.
    (literally, “As [one] lives, one sees all fifty thousand matters.”)

Etymology 3[edit]

From English Oman.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

오만 (Oman)

  1. Oman (a country in the Middle East)