걸다

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkɘːɭda̠]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [ː]
Revised Romanization? geolda
Revised Romanization (translit.)? geolda
McCune–Reischauer? kŏlda
Yale Romanization? kēlta

Etymology 1[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Verb[edit]

걸다 (geolda) (infinitive 걸어, sequential 거니)

  1. to hang (transitive), to suspend
    거울을 벽에 걸다. 
    Geoureul byeoge geolda.
    Hang a mirror on a wall
  2. to bet, to wager
    전화걸다 
    jeonhwareul geolda
    (Idiom) To call (by telephone); to telephone
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Etymology 2[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Adjective[edit]

걸다 (geolda) (infinitive 걸어, sequential 거니)

  1. rich in quality
      ― geon ttangrich soil, fertile soil
    국물  ― geon gungmulthick broth
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