간단하다

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From 간단 (簡單, gandan, “simplicity”) and the native Korean adjective 하다 (hada, “to be a certain way”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ka̠nt͈a̠nɦa̠da̠]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? gandanhada
Revised Romanization (translit.)? gandan-hada
McCune–Reischauer? kantanhada
Yale Romanization? kanqtan.hata

AdjectiveEdit

간단하다 (gandanhada) (infinitive 간단해 or 간단하여, sequential 간단하니)

  1. To be simple or straightforward.
    아주 간단합니다. 
    Aju gandanhamnida.
    It's really simple.
ConjugationEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

From 간단 (間斷, gandan, “brief pause”) and the native Korean verb 하다 (hada, “to be a certain way”).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈka̠ːnda̠nɦa̠da̠]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [ː]
Revised Romanization? gandanhada
Revised Romanization (translit.)? gandan-hada
McCune–Reischauer? kandanhada
Yale Romanization? kāntan.hata

VerbEdit

간단하다 (gandanhada) (infinitive 간단해 or 간단하여, sequential 간단하니)

  1. To pause briefly.
ConjugationEdit