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U+C784, 임
HANGUL SYLLABLE IM
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:d-l-a

[U+C783]
Hangul Syllables
[U+C785]




의 ←→ 자
See also: -임

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Prescriptive South Korean variant of (nim) as an independent noun.

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

(im)

  1. (literary) lover, beloved

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from , from the Middle Korean reading ᅀᅵᆷ〯 (Yale: zǐm).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Proper noun[edit]

(Im) (hanja )

  1. A surname​.

Noun[edit]

(im) (hanja )

  1. (formal) duty; responsibility
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(im)

Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪm))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪm, ȵiɪmH))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmH))
  4. : Alternative form of
    (MC reading: )
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmX))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪm, ȵiɪmX))
  7. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmX))
  8. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmH))
  9. :
    (MC reading: (MC ȵiɪmX))
Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
  2. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm, liɪmH))
  3. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
  4. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
  5. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
  6. :
    (MC reading: (MC liɪm))
Extended content
  1. :
    (MC reading: (MC ɳˠiɪmH))