떠오르다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From 뜨다 (tteuda, “float”) + 오르다 (oreuda, “up”). First attested in the Gugeupbang eonhae (救急方諺解 / 구급방언해), 1466, as Middle Korean ᄠᅥ오ᄅᆞ다 (Yale: ptewolota).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?tteooreuda
Revised Romanization (translit.)?tteooleuda
McCune–Reischauer?ttŏorŭda
Yale Romanization?tteoluta

VerbEdit

떠오르다 (tteooreuda) (infinitive 떠올라, sequential 떠오르니)

  1. to rise, arise
  2. to bring back one's memories, to recall, come to remembrance, recur in the mind (memory)
  3. to show a certain expression on one's face

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