-라고

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Korean

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Pronunciation

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Romanizations
Revised Romanization?rago
Revised Romanization (translit.)?lago
McCune–Reischauer?rago
Yale Romanization?lako

Etymology 1

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-라 (-ra) +‎ -고 (-go).

Suffix

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-라고 (-rago)

  1. Alternative form of -다고 (-dago), obligatory after the inflecting stems of -이다 (-ida, to be) and 아니다 (anida, to not be).
    이거-라고 그랬어.Igeo-rago geuraesseo.[They] said that it was this.
    아니-라고 말했잖아.Ani-rago malhaetjana.I told you that it wasn't this.

Particle

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-라고 (-rago)

  1. Post-vowel allomorphic form of -이라고 (-irago).
    아이-는 "감사합니다"-라고 말했다.Ai-neun gamsahamnida-rago malhaetda.The child said, "Thank you."

Etymology 2

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-라 (-ra) +‎ -고 (-go).

Suffix

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-라고 (-rago)

  1. Post-vowel and post-liquid allomorphic form of -으라고 (-eurago).
    -는 -에게 -라고 명령한다.Geu-neun na-ege ga-rago myeongnyeonghanda.He orders me to go.