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KoreanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

First attested in the Yongbi eocheonga (龍飛御天歌 / 용비어천가), 1447, as 얻다 (Yale: et.ta).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

얻다 ‎(eotda) ‎(infinitive 얻어, sequential 얻으니)

  1. to get, to receive, to obtain, to have (an object)
    그는 런던에 새로 문을 여는 한 회사에서 광고 부문 중역으로서의 일자리를 얻었다.
    Geuneun reondeone saero muneul yeoneun han hoesa-eseo gwanggo bumun jung-yeogeuroseoui iljarireul eodeotda.
    He got a new position as advertising executive for a new firm opening in London.
  2. to borrow
  3. to win (someone's heart), to receive (criticism, praise, reputation)
  4. to get sick
  5. to rent
  6. obtain the right or property
  7. to hire a worker
  8. take a son-in-low or daughter-in-law, to win possession of a mate, to have a baby

ConjugationEdit

See alsoEdit

  • 받다 (batda, “to receive”)

Etymology 2Edit

Of native Korean origin.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

얻다 ‎(eotda)

  1. An abbreviation of 어디에다 (eodieda).