슬프다

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Seokbo sangjeol (釋譜詳節 / 석보상절), 1447, as Middle Korean 슬프다 (Yale: sulphuta).

PronunciationEdit

Romanizations
Revised Romanization?seulpeuda
Revised Romanization (translit.)?seulpeuda
McCune–Reischauer?sŭlp'ŭda
Yale Romanization?sul.phuta

AdjectiveEdit

슬프다 (seulpeuda) (infinitive 슬퍼, sequential 슬프니)

  1. to be sad
    “위로 올라가야지만 그것을 볼 수 있어요”라고 그는 슬프게 말했다.
    “wiro ollagayajiman geugeoseul bol su isseoyo”rago geuneun seulpeuge malhaetda.
    “Only when we climb up can we see it,” he said sadly.

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ReferencesEdit

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror) (accessed 2007-06-15), “슬프다”, in 표준국어대사전[1]