쉬리

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

쉬리 (swiri)

  1. The Korean splendid dace, Coreoleuciscus splendidus.
References[edit]
  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), "쉬리 ", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-01-16.
  • 2002, 익수 김; 박종영, “쉬리”, in 한국의 민물고기, Seoul: Kyo-Hak Publishing, ISBN 89-09-07175-3, page 104:

Etymology 2[edit]

Formed from 쉬다 (swida, “to rest or breathe”) using the poetic future suffix -리 (-ri).

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Verb[edit]

쉬리 (swiri) (poetic future of 쉬다)

  1. will/do rest, will/do breathe
    • Latter-Day Saints of Korea, "God, Our Father, Hear Us Pray" [1]
      주님사랑에 편히 쉬리
      junimsarang-e pyeonhi swiri
      On our Father's love we rest