내리다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean ᄂᆞ리〮다〮 (Yale: nòlí-tá).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [nɛɾida̠] ~ [ne̞ɾida̠]
    • (file)
  • Phonetic hangeul: [/]
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?naerida
Revised Romanization (translit.)?naelida
McCune–Reischauer?naerida
Yale Romanization?naylita

VerbEdit

내리다 (naerida) (infinitive 내려 or 내리어, sequential 내리니)

  1. (intransitive) to come down
    가끔 봄비 내려요.Gakkeum bombido naeryeoyo.Sometimes it rains too. (literally, “Sometimes a spring rain also comes down.”)
    Antonym: 오르다 (oreuda, to go up)
  2. (transitive) to disembark; to disembark from
    • Subway announcements
      내리실 왼쪽입니다.Naerisil muneun oenjjogimnida.The door is on the left.
    Antonym: 타다 (tada, to ride)
  3. (transitive) to take down, to put down
  4. (transitive) to give to subordinates (of an order, a reward, a punishment, etc.)
    공수 내리다gongsureul naeridato give inspired speech
  5. (Internet, transitive) to take down; to delete a post

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