좁다

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡ɕo̞p̚t͈a̠]

IPA(key) [t͡ɕo̞p̚t͈a̠]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR jopda
RR (translit.) jobda
MC chopta
Yale copqta

Adjective[edit]

좁다 (jopda) (infinitive 좁아, sequential 좁으니)

  1. (to be) narrow

Conjugation[edit]

Unlike most adjectives whose stems end in (b), 좁다 (jopda) does not undergo the stem change ㅂ->우 before a vowel.