걸다

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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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