맵다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as ᄆᆡᆸ다 (Yale: moypta).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

맵다 ‎(maepda) ‎(infinitive 매워, sequential 매우니)

  1. (to be) spicy, hot (usually of food)

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), “맵다”, 표준국어대사전[1], retrieved 2007-06-09
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