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Etymology 1Edit

First attested in the Worin cheongangjigok (月印千江之曲 / 월인천강지곡), 1449, as 그릇 (Yale: kulus). Possibly cognate with Old Chinese (OC *kʰrɯds, “utensil, ware”).

PronunciationEdit


IPA(key) [kɯɾɯt̚]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR geureut
RR (translit.) geuleus
MC kŭrŭt
Yale kulus

NounEdit

그릇 (geureut)

  1. bowl
    밥 한그릇bap han-geureut a bowl of rice
    그것을 그릇에 담아!
    Geugeot-eul geureut-e dama!
    Put it in the bowl!
  2. container, vessel
  3. (personal) caliber, capacity
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From 그르— (geureu-).

AdverbEdit

그릇 (geureut)

  1. falsely, wrongly
Derived termsEdit
  • 그릇되다 (geureutdoeda, “to be wrong, to become wrong”)