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Character  다 
Unicode block Hangul Syllables
Codepoint U+B2E4
Composition +
Dubeolsik keyboard entry e-k

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]




니 ←

대 →

Pronunciation[edit]

Syllable[edit]

(transliterations: RR da, RRT , McCune–Reischauer , Yale ta)

  1. A Hangul syllabic block made up of and .

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as .

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

(da)

  1. all, completely
    청소를 했다.
    Cheongso-reul da haetda.
    I've all finished cleaning.
  2. nearly
    .
    Jib-e da wa ganda.
    I'm nearly home.
  3. meaning slight surprise, exclamation, or sarcasm
    이거 , 별별 사람 .
    Igeo won, byeolbyeol saram-eul da bogenne.
    Well, I'm gonna see all kinds of people. (You are very peculiar.)
  4. (in past tense) used to say something that became unable to achieve ironically as if it were already achieved.
    친구가 놀쟀으니 잠은 잤다.
    Chin-gu-ga noljaesseuni jam-eun da jatta.
    'Cause my friend told me to play, I can't go to bed.

Noun[edit]

(da)

  1. (before 이다 (ida, “to be sth”) and 아니다 (anida, “not to be sth”)) everything, all
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(da)

  1. C (musical note)

Etymology 4[edit]

Elision of 이 in 이다 after a vowel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

(da)

  1. To be (something). Used after a vowel.

Synonyms[edit]

  • 이다 (ida) (after a consonant)

Etymology 5[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(da)

  1. : many
    (eumhun reading: 많을 (maneul da))
  2. : tea
    (eumhun reading: 차 다 (cha da))
  3. : father
    (eumhun reading: 아비 다 (abi da))