First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 춤 (chwum). Substantive form of 추다 (chuda, “to dance”).
- Phonetic Hangul[춤]
|Revised Romanization (translit.)?
춤 • (chum)
- 춤추다 (chumchuda, “to dance”)
- 탈춤 (talchum, “mask dance”)