이르다

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Etymology 1[edit]

First attested in the Myobeopyeonhwagyeong eonhae (妙法蓮華經諺解 / 묘법연화경언해), 1463, as 이르다 (Yale: iluta).

Adjective[edit]

이르다 ‎(ireuda) ‎(infinitive 일러, sequential 이르니)

  1. to be early
    이른 아침‎ ― ireun achimearly morning
  2. to be premature
Conjugation[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
  • 빠르다 (ppareuda, “to be early; fast”)
Antonyms[edit]
  • 늦다 (neutda, “to be late; slow”)
    • 느리다 (neurida, “to be lazy; slow”)
    • 늙다 (neukda, “to be old”)
Related terms[edit]
  • 일찍 (iljjik, “early”) (adverb)
See also[edit]
  • 어리다 (eorida, “to be young; inexperienced; ignorant”)

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

이르다 ‎(ireuda) ‎(infinitive 이르러, sequential 이르니)

  1. to arrive at a place or time
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See also[edit]

  • 이루다 (iruda, “to achieve, accomplish”)

Etymology 3[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

이르다 ‎(ireuda) ‎(infinitive 일러, sequential 이르니)

  1. to say, tell
  2. (obsolete) to call; to name

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