KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as Middle Korean 믿다〮 (Yale: mìt-tá).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?mitda
Revised Romanization (translit.)?midda
McCune–Reischauer?mitta
Yale Romanization?mit.ta

VerbEdit

Korean verb set
Base 믿다 (mitda)
Passive믿기다 (mitgida)

믿다 (mitda) (infinitive 믿어, sequential 믿으니)

  1. (transitive, sometimes intransitive) to trust, to believe
    , 그렇게 드려야죠. 그러나 우리 당신 믿을 있을 확신 서지 않네요.
    Ne, geureoke hae deuryeoyajyo. Geureona uriga dangsin-eul mideul su isseulji hwaksin-i seoji anneyo.
    Well we might do but I'm not sure that we can trust you with them.
  2. (transitive) to trust someone
    남녀 막론한 불운한 아이에게, 그들 믿는
    namnyeo-reul mangnonhan burunhan aideurege, geudeur-i minneun ba
    as they believed, to all unlucky infants of either gender

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Middle KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /mitta/

VerbEdit

믿다 (mitta)

  1. to believe in something; to trust someone
    • 1586, Widow of Yi Eung-tae, Letter excavated from the grave of Yi Eung-tae:
      나ᄂᆞᆫᄭᅮ믈자내보려믿고인뇌이다
      na-non skwum-ul canay pwolye mitkwo innwoyta
      I'm trusting that I'll see you in my dreams.

DescendantsEdit

  • Korean: 믿다 (mitda)