돋우다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean 도도다 (Yale: twotwota). From 돋— (dot-) + —오— (-o-) + —다 (-da).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?doduda
Revised Romanization (translit.)?dod'uda
McCune–Reischauer?toduda
Yale Romanization?tot.wuta

VerbEdit

돋우다 (doduda) (infinitive 돋워, sequential 돋우니)

  1. (transitive) to raise, to lift, to make higher
  2. (transitive) to encourage, to cheer up
  3. (transitive) to irritate, to provoke

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