젊은이

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as 져므니 (Yale: cyemuni). From the adjective 젊— (jeom-, “to be young”), Middle Korean 졈다 (cyemta).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕʌ̹ɭmɯni]

IPA(key) [t͡ɕʌ̹ɭmɯni]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR jeolmeuni
RR (translit.) jeolm-eun-i
MC chŏlmŭni
Yale celm.un.i

Noun[edit]

젊은이 (jeolmeuni)

  1. youth; young person

Antonyms[edit]