이상

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 以上, from (as) + (above)

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [ˈiːsʰa̠ŋ]
Phonetic Hangul :
Romanizations
RR isang
RR (translit.) isang
MC isang
Yale īsang

Noun[edit]

이상 (isang) (hanja 以上)

  1. an amount more than
  2. an amount greater than or equal to
  3. the aforementioned
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 異常, from (different, unusual, strange) + (common, normal, frequent, regular)

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [ˈiːsʰa̠ŋ]
Phonetic Hangul :
Romanizations
RR isang
RR (translit.) isang
MC isang
Yale īsang

Noun[edit]

이상 (isang) (hanja 異常)

  1. strangeness; extraordinariness
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 理想, from (logic) + (think)

Alternative forms[edit]

  • 리상 (risang) (North Korea)

Pronunciation[edit]


IPA(key) [ˈiːsʰa̠ŋ]
Phonetic Hangul :
Romanizations
RR isang
RR (translit.) isang
MC isang
Yale īsang

Noun[edit]

이상 (isang) (hanja 理想)

  1. ideal