감사하다

KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From 감사 (感謝, gamsa, “thankfulness”) and the native Korean adjective/verb 하다 (hada, “to be a certain way/to do”).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈka̠(ː)msʰa̠ɦa̠da̠]
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  • Phonetic hangeul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gamsahada
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gamsahada
McCune–Reischauer?kamsahada
Yale Romanization?kāmsahata

AdjectiveEdit

감사하다 (gamsahada) (infinitive 감사해 or 감사하여, sequential 감사하니)

  1. To be thankful
ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

감사하다 (gamsahada) (infinitive 감사해 or 감사하여, sequential 감사하니)

  1. To give thanks; to thank
Usage notesEdit
  • Used chiefly in the formal indicative assertive, as 감사합니다 (gamsahamnida, “thank you”).
ConjugationEdit
SynonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From 감사 (監査, gamsa) + the suffix 하다 (hada).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gamsahada
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gamsahada
McCune–Reischauer?kamsahada
Yale Romanization?kamsahata

VerbEdit

감사하다 (gamsahada) (infinitive 감사해 or 감사하여, sequential 감사하니)

  1. to audit; to inspect
ConjugationEdit