KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

First attested in the Worin cheon'gangjigok (月印千江之曲 / 월인천강지곡), 1449, as Middle Korean 그릇〮 (Yale: kùlús). Probably an ancient pre-Sino-Korean borrowing from Old Chinese (OC *kʰrɯds, “utensil, ware”).[1]

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?geureut
Revised Romanization (translit.)?geuleus
McCune–Reischauer?kŭrŭt
Yale Romanization?kulus
  • South Gyeongsang (Busan) pitch accent: 릇의 / 릇에 / 릇까지

    Syllables in red take high pitch. This word always takes high pitch only on the first syllable, and lowers the pitch of subsequent suffixes.

NounEdit

그릇 (geureut)

  1. bowl; vessel
    그릇bap han geureuta bowl of rice
    그릇 담아!Geureus-e dama!Put [it] in the bowl!
  2. (figuratively) caliber of a personality; one's capacity of forbearance

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

First attested in the Neung'eomgyeong eonhae (楞嚴經諺解 / 능엄경언해), 1461, as Middle Korean 그릇 (Yale: kùlùs). Related to 그르다 (geureuda).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?geureut
Revised Romanization (translit.)?geuleus
McCune–Reischauer?kŭrŭt
Yale Romanization?kulus

AdverbEdit

그릇 (geureut)

  1. falsely, wrongly
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Nathan W. Hill (2019) The Historical Phonology of Tibetan, Burmese, and Chinese, Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, pages 185—186