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Etymology 1Edit

First attested in the Worin seokbo (月印釋譜 / 월인석보), 1459, as 그울다 (Yale: kuwulta). Possibly related to Japanese 繰る (kuru, to wind, to reel, to spin), ころ (koro, a roller; a die, dice), 転がる (korogaru, to roll; to roll over; to fall or tumble down).

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[ˈkuːɾɯda̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:]
Revised Romanization? gureuda
Revised Romanization (translit.)? guleuda
McCune–Reischauer? kurŭda
Yale Romanization? kwūluta

VerbEdit

구르다 (gureuda) (infinitive 굴러, sequential 구르니)

  1. (intransitive) to roll, turn (over and over)
ConjugationEdit
SynonymsEdit
  • 궁글다 (gunggeulda, “to roll”) (obsolete)
Derived termsEdit
  • 굴리다 (gullida, “to cause (something round) to roll, turn (over and over again)”)

Etymology 2Edit

Of native Korean origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[kuɾɯda̠]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? gureuda
Revised Romanization (translit.)? guleuda
McCune–Reischauer? kurŭda
Yale Romanization? kwuluta

VerbEdit

구르다 (gureuda) (infinitive 굴러, sequential 구르니)

  1. (transitive) to stamp, pound, tread (the feet forcibly)
ConjugationEdit

See alsoEdit