두꺼비

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두꺼비 (dukkeobi)

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Hunmin jeongeum haerye (訓民正音解例 / 훈민정음해례), 1446, as 두텁 (Yale: twuthep). Probably from the same root as 두텁다 (duteopda, “to be thick”).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

두꺼비 (dukkeobi)

  1. a toad or toads
  2. specifically the Asiatic toad, Bufo gargarizans

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