힘줄

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Of native Korean origin. From (him, “strength”) + (-s-) + (jul, “line, cord”).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • 심줄 (simjul) (for the sense “blood vessel”)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[çimt͡ɕ͈uɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? himjul
Revised Romanization (translit.)? himjul
McCune–Reischauer? himchul
Yale Romanization? himqcwul

Noun[edit]

힘줄 (himjul)

  1. sinew, tendon
  2. blood vessel
  3. fibre
Synonyms[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
See also[edit]
  • (ppyeo, “bone”)
  • (sal, “flesh”)
  • 힘살 (himsal, “muscle”)

Etymology 2[edit]

Future determiner of 힘주— (himju-, “to concentrate one's effort on something”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[çimd͡ʑuɭ]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? himjul
Revised Romanization (translit.)? himjul
McCune–Reischauer? himjul
Yale Romanization? himcwul

Verb[edit]

힘줄 (himjul) (future determiner of 힘주다)

  1. Which will concentrate
  2. Which will be concentrated on