떨치다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Bullyu dugongbu si eonhae (分類杜工部詩諺解 / 분류두공부시언해), 1481, as Middle Korean ᄠᅥᆯ티다 (Yale: ptelthita).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?tteolchida
Revised Romanization (translit.)?tteolchida
McCune–Reischauer?ttŏlch'ida
Yale Romanization?ttelchita

VerbEdit

떨치다 (tteolchida) (infinitive 떨쳐 or 떨치어, sequential 떨치니)

  1. to shake off, drop
  2. to throw away ominous thoughts, honors, greed, etc.