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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 Hangul
Romanizations
RR hyeong
RR (translit.) hyeong
MC hyŏng
Yale 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]
  • honorific: 형님 (hyeongnim)
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
    이상isanghyeongideal type
    선다seondahyeongmultiple-choice method
    서구seoguhyeongWestern-style
    유선yuseonhyeongstreamlined shape, streamlined form
    자유jayuhyeongfreestyle
    표준pyojunhyeonga standard type

Etymology 5[edit]

Sino-Korean word from

Noun[edit]

(hyeong) (hanja )

  1. form, shape