Last modified on 12 August 2014, at 02:51

얻다

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as 얻다 (Yale: et.ta).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

얻다 (eotda) (infinitive 얻어, sequential 얻으니)

  1. to get, to receive, to obtain, to have (an object)
  2. to borrow
  3. to win (someone's heart), to receive (criticism, praise, reputation)
  4. to get sick
  5. to rent
  6. obtain the right or property
  7. to hire a worker
  8. take a son-in-low or daughter-in-law, to win possession of a mate, to have a baby

ConjugationEdit

See alsoEdit

  • 받다 (batda, “to receive”)

Etymology 2Edit

Of native Korean origin.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

얻다 (eotda)

  1. An abbreviation of 어디에다 (eodieda).