KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ˈsʰa̠(ː)ɭda̠]
    • (file)
  • Phonetic hangul: [(ː)]
    • Though still prescriptive in Standard Korean, the great majority of speakers (in both Koreas) no longer distinguish vowel length.
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?salda
Revised Romanization (translit.)?salda
McCune–Reischauer?salda
Yale Romanization?sālta

VerbEdit

Korean verb set
Base 살다 (salda)
Causative살리다 (sallida)

살다 (salda) (infinitive 살아, sequential 사니)

  1. (intransitive or transitive) to live
  2. (intransitive) to dwell

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit