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흔한

Adjective

Pronunciation

heunhan

Definition (meaning)

  • very rare
  • unusual
  • Literally, 흔한 means 'common'. Formally, 흔한 is used as 'common' but on the internet, 흔한 is often used as 'very rare'. it's kind of paradox usage.
  • For instance, if you wanted to post an article about a 5 years old boy who can speak 5 languages on the internet, you could make a title of the article as “흔한 5세 어린아이.”(Literal meaning is common 5 y.o. boy but actual meaning is very rare 5 y.o. boy)

Definition by other languages (含义 / significado / परिभाषा / 意味 / Bedeutung / définition / 뜻)

  • 매우 희귀한. / 이 단어는 원래 뜻과 완전히 반대인 의미로 사용되는 역설적 용법중 하나이다. / 예를 들어 당신이 인터넷에 5개국어를 하는 소년에 대한 글을 올린다면, 제목을 “흔한 5세 어린아이”라고 지을수 있다.(korean)

Taboo level (Level 1~5, Higher is more disapproved)

level 1.

Examples

흔한 대학생의 하루.

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