가늘다

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Worin seokbo (月印釋譜 / 월인석보), 1459, as Middle Korean ᄀᆞᄂᆞᆯ다 (konolta).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[ka̠nɯɭda̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? ganeulda
Revised Romanization (translit.)? ganeulda
McCune–Reischauer? kanŭlda
Yale Romanization? kanulta

Adjective[edit]

가늘다 (ganeulda) (infinitive 가늘어, sequential 가느니)

  1. thin, slender (of something long and thin, like a thread or a stick)
  2. weak, soft (of a voice or sound)

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See also[edit]

  • 얇다 (yalda, “thin (of something flat, like a book or a slice of meat)”)