생기다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Beonyeok sohak (飜譯小學 / 번역소학), 1517, as 삼기다 (Yale: samkita).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

생기다 (saenggida) (infinitive 생겨 or 생기어, sequential 생기니)

  1. to emerge; for something to appear where it had been absent

ConjugationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

생기다 (saenggida) (infinitive 생겨 or 생기어, sequential 생기니)

  1. to appear a certain way: 예쁘게 생기다, to look pretty
Last modified on 14 April 2014, at 12:41