넘다

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 넘〯다〮 (Yale: něm-tá).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈnɘ(ː)mt͈a̠]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, most speakers in both Koreas no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?neomda
Revised Romanization (translit.)?neomda
McCune–Reischauer?nŏmta
Yale Romanization?nēmqta

Verb[edit]

Korean verb set
Base 넘다 (neomda)
Causative넘기다 (neomgida)

넘다 (neomda) (infinitive 넘어, sequential 넘으니)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to exceed, to surpass, to go beyond
    Synonym: 지나다 (jinada)
  2. (transitive) to jump/climb (over), to go over, to go across
    담장 넘다damjang-eul neomdato jump over a wall

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