머금다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Worin seokbo (月印釋譜 / 월인석보), 1459, as Middle Korean 머굼다 (Yale: mekwumta).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [mʌ̹ɡɯmda̠]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? meogeumda
Revised Romanization (translit.)? meogeumda
McCune–Reischauer? mŏgŭmda
Yale Romanization? mekumta

VerbEdit

머금다 (meogeumda) (infinitive 머금어, sequential 머금으니)

  1. to keep it in one's mouth without swallowing it
  2. to keep the tears from one's eyes
  3. to show one's thoughts or feelings slightly in one's expression or manner

ConjugationEdit