맞이하다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

맞이 (maji) +‎ 하다 (-hada, to do, light verb deriving active verbs).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?majihada
Revised Romanization (translit.)?maj'ihada
McCune–Reischauer?majihada
Yale Romanization?mac.ihata

VerbEdit

맞이하다 (majihada) (infinitive 맞이해 or 맞이하여, sequential 맞이하니) (transitive)

  1. to receive (guests)
  2. to greet, to welcome

ConjugationEdit