일어나다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of native Korean origin. First recorded in the Yongbi eocheonga, 1447, as 니러나다.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

일어나다 (ireonada) (infinitive 일어나, sequential 일어나니)

  1. to get up
  2. to occur; to happen

ConjugationEdit

일어나다 (ireonada) has two forms for the 해라체 (haerache, “plain”) imperative. The blunt form is regular: 일어나라 (ireonara, “get up!”). The less blunt form is irregular: 일어나거라 (ireonageora, “arise!”). Other verbs with the irregular non-blunt form are 자다 (jada, “to sleep”), 자라다 (jarada, “to grow”), 가다 (gada, “to go”), and compound verbs ending in 가다 (gada).

ReferencesEdit

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), "일어나다 ", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-06-03.
Last modified on 15 April 2014, at 09:13