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U+D615, 형
HANGUL SYLLABLE HYEONG
Composition: + +
Dubeolsik input:g-u-d

[U+D614]
Hangul Syllables
[U+D616]

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]





헤 ←→ 혜

Syllable[edit]

(hyeong)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of , , and .

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [çjʌ̹ŋ]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? hyeong
Revised Romanization (translit.)? hyeong
McCune–Reischauer? hyŏng
Yale Romanization? hyeng

Noun[edit]

(hyeong) (hanja )

  1. elder brother of a male; (by extension, spoken by a male) unrelated elder male
Usage notes[edit]

The term 형 is often used by a male to address an elder male as a polite replacement for a second person singular pronoun ( or 당신).

Alternative forms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(hyeong) (hanja )

  1. punishment, penalty, (legal) sentence

Etymology 4[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(hyeong) (hanja )

  1. type, model

Particle[edit]

(hyeong)

  1. such a type, such a form
    이상  ― isanghyeongideal type
    선다  ― seondahyeongmultiple-choice method
    서구  ― seoguhyeongWestern-style
    유선  ― yuseonhyeongstreamlined shape, streamlined form
    자유  ― jayuhyeongfreestyle
    표준  ― pyojunhyeonga standard type

Etymology 5[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(hyeong) (hanja )

  1. form, shape