거치다

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 거티다 (kethita).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[kʌ̹t͡ɕʰida̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? geochida
Revised Romanization (translit.)? geochida
McCune–Reischauer? kŏch'ida
Yale Romanization? kechita

Verb[edit]

거치다 (geochida) (infinitive 거쳐 or 거치어, sequential 거치니)

  1. to cross through or over
  2. to pass through or undergo (e.g. regulatory examination)
    관광버스는 오타와를 거쳐 몬트리올로 간다.
    Gwan-gwangbeoseuneun Otawareul geochyeo Monteuriollo ganda.
    The tour bus goes to Montreal by crossing through Ottawa.

Usage notes[edit]

It is sometimes used as 거치고 난 다음 (after going or crossing through something).

Conjugation[edit]

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