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See also: -다

(see above for suffixes and particles)

U+B2E4, 다
HANGUL SYLLABLE DA
Composition: +
Dubeolsik input:e-k

[U+B2E3]
Hangul Syllables
[U+B2E5]
U+3210, ㈐
PARENTHESIZED HANGUL TIKEUT A

[U+320F]
Enclosed CJK Letters and Months
[U+3211]
U+3270, ㉰
CIRCLED HANGUL TIKEUT A

[U+326F]
Enclosed CJK Letters and Months
[U+3271]




니 ←→ 대

Jeju[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

(da)

  1. everything, all

Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Suffix[edit]

—다 (-da)

  1. For the verb-final suffix, see the entry at (-da).

Etymology 2[edit]

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean 다〯 (Yale: ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ta̠(ː)]
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?da
Revised Romanization (translit.)?da
McCune–Reischauer?ta
Yale Romanization?

Adverb[edit]

(da)

  1. all, completely
    Synonym: 모두 (modu)
    청소 했다.Cheongso-reul da haetda.I finished cleaning everything.
    먹을 생각이다.Na-neun da meogeul saenggag-ida.I'm thinking of eating it all.
  2. nearly, virtually
    .Jib-e da wa ganda.I'm basically home [e.g. outside the door].
  3. used to express mild surprise or sarcasm
    이런 미친 .
    Ireon michin nom-i da in-ne.
    I can't believe this bastard is so crazy.
    (literally, “There's all a crazy bastard like this.”)
  4. with a verb in the past tense, used sarcastically to emphasize that the verb has not occurred
    니까 잤다.
    Ae-deur-i nol-ja-nikka jam-eun da jatda.
    The kids are asking me to play, so that's it for my plans for a nap.
    (literally, “The kids are asking me to play, so I've slept all my sleep [when one has really not slept at all].)”)

Noun[edit]

(da)

  1. everything, all (only before the copulas 이다 (ida, “to be”) and 아니다 (anida, “to not be”))
    Synonym: 전부(全部) (jeonbu)
    그게 ?Geuge da-nya?Is that all?
    성공 인생 아니다.Seonggong-'eun insaeng-'ui da-ga anida.Success is not everything of life.

Etymology 3[edit]

Sino-Korean word from .

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?da
Revised Romanization (translit.)?da
McCune–Reischauer?ta
Yale Romanization?ta

Prefix[edit]

다— (da-) (hanja )

  1. multi-
    목적 (目的)damokjeok multi-purpose
    용도 (用途)dayongdo multi-purpose
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

is the third syllable in the conventional ordering of Hangul, just as C is the third letter of the Roman alphabet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?da
Revised Romanization (translit.)?da
McCune–Reischauer?ta
Yale Romanization?ta

Noun[edit]

(da)

  1. (music) C (musical note)

Etymology 5[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?da
Revised Romanization (translit.)?da
McCune–Reischauer?ta
Yale Romanization?ta

Noun[edit]

(da)

  1. (speech of the royal court) scorched rice tea, sungnyung

Etymology 6[edit]

Korean reading of various Chinese characters.

Syllable[edit]

(da)

Extended content
  1. : many
    (eumhun reading: 많을 (maneul da))
    (MC reading: (MC))
  2. : tea
    (eumhun reading: (cha da))
    (MC reading: (MC ɖˠa))
  3. : father
    (eumhun reading: 아비 (abi da))
    (MC reading: (MC ʈia, dɑX))



Middle Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

다〯 ()

  1. everything, all, completely

Descendants[edit]

  • Korean: (da)