대기

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Korean[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 大氣 (atmosphere)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[ˈte̞ːɡi]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:]
Revised Romanization? daegi
Revised Romanization (translit.)? daegi
McCune–Reischauer? taegi
Yale Romanization? tāyki

Noun[edit]

대기 (daegi) (hanja 大氣)

  1. atmosphere

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 待機, from (await) + (opportunity);
or from 待期 from "await" "period"

Noun[edit]

대기 (daegi) (hanja 待機)

  1. Waiting for an opportunity or timing.
  2. (military) Awaiting an order to mobilize.
  3. (civil service) Awaiting an order.