합쇼체

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From 합쇼 (hapsyo), formal and polite imperative of 하다 (hada, “to do”) + (che, “style”)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ha̠pɕ͈jot͡ɕʰe̞]

IPA(key) [ha̠pɕ͈jot͡ɕʰe̞]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR hapsyoche
RR (translit.) habsyoche
MC hapsyoch'e
Yale hapqsyochey

Noun[edit]

합쇼체 (hapsyoche)

  1. (dated, until 1997) The formal, polite speech level in Korean.

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