크다

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of native Korean origin.. From the same source as 하— (ha-). 하다 (hada) and 크다 (keuda) were both used interchangeably to mean big. For example, 한- (han-) + (beul) which is the same meaning as 큰불 (keunbul, “big fire”). Also, 한- (han-) + 아비 (abi) which is the same meaning as 큰아버지 (keunabeoji, “the elder brother of one's father”).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key)[kxɯda̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? keuda
Revised Romanization (translit.)? keuda
McCune–Reischauer? k'ŭda
Yale Romanization? khuta

Adjective[edit]

크다 (keuda) (infinitive , sequential 크니)

  1. (to be) big, large, great
    그는 키가 크다.
    Geuneun kiga keuda.
    He is tall.
    • 이것은 너무 크다.
      Igeoseun neomu keuda.
      This is too big!

Conjugation[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

  • 작다 (jakda, “to be small”)

Verb[edit]

크다 (keuda) (infinitive , sequential 크니)

  1. to grow; to get bigger

Conjugation[edit]