어젯밤

KoreanEdit

EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Worin seokbo (月印釋譜 / 월인석보), 1459, as Middle Korean 어젯〮밤〮 (Yale: ècéy-s-pám). Equivalent to 어제 (eoje, yesterday) +‎ (-s-, genitive interfix) +‎ (bam, night).

PronunciationEdit

  • (SK Standard/Seoul) IPA(key): [ʌ̹d͡ʑe̞t̚p͈a̠m] ~ [ʌ̹d͡ʑe̞p͈a̠m]
  • Phonetic hangul: [/]
Romanizations
Revised Romanization?eojetbam
Revised Romanization (translit.)?eojesbam
McCune–Reischauer?ŏjetpam
Yale Romanization?eceyspam

NounEdit

어젯밤 (eojetbam)

  1. last night
    Synonyms: 지난밤 (jinanbam), 간밤 (ganbam)
    • 1987, 박건호 (Bak Geonho) [Park Gun-ho] (lyrics), “^어젯밤 이야기 (Eojetbam iyagi) [Last Night Story]”, performed by 소방차 (Sobangcha):
      어젯밤 미워졌어
      어젯밤 싫어졌어
      eojetbam-e nan ne-ga miwojeosseo
      eojetbam-e nan ne-ga sireojeosseo
      Last night, I started disliking you;
      Last night, I started hating you;