곱다

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as 곱다 (Yale: kwopta).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[ˈko̞ːp̚t͈a̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:]
Revised Romanization? gopda
Revised Romanization (translit.)? gobda
McCune–Reischauer? kopta
Yale Romanization? kōpqta

Adjective[edit]

곱다 (gopda) (irregular, infinitive 고와, sequential 고우니)

  1. (to be) sweet
  2. (to be) beautiful

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror) (accessed 2007-05-27), “곱다”, in 표준국어대사전[1]