계시다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 겨시다 (Yale: kyesita).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈkje̞(ː)ɕʰida̠] ~ [ˈke̞(ː)ɕʰida̠]
  • Phonetic hangeul: [(ː)/(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?gyesida
Revised Romanization (translit.)?gyesida
McCune–Reischauer?kyesida
Yale Romanization?kyēysita

VerbEdit

계시다 (gyesida) (infinitive 계셔 or 계시어, sequential 계시니)

  1. (honorific) honorific of 있다 (itda); to stay
    안녕히 계세요.
    Annyeonghi gyeseyo.
    Goodbye. (as said by the person leaving to the person staying)

ConjugationEdit