걸리다

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First recorded in 1459, in the Worin seokbo, as 걸이니. From the regular passivization of 걸다.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

걸리다 (geollida) (infinitive 걸려 or 걸리어, sequential 걸리니)

  1. to hang; to be hung
  2. to catch; to be caught
  3. to become involved in something
  4. to take (time)
    차로 한 시간쯤 걸려요.
    Cha-ro han sigan-jjeum geollyeoyo.
    By car it takes about an hour.

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References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), "걸리다 ", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-05-27.