원앙사촌

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): ˈwʌnaŋsat͡ɕʰon
  • Phonetic hangul: 워낭사촌

Etymology[edit]

Hanja in this word

Literally "cousin of the mandarin duck." From 원앙 (wonang, 鴛鴦, "mandarin duck") + 사촌 (sachon, 四寸, "cousin").

Noun[edit]

원앙사촌 (wonangsachon) (subject 원앙사촌이, topic 원앙사촌은, direct object 원앙사촌을)

  1. The crested shelduck, Tadorna cristata, a rare species of shelduck now believed extinct.

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References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), "원앙사촌", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-01-08.
  • 2002, Woo-Shin Lee; Tae-Hoe Koo, Jin-Young Park (tr. by Desmond Allen), A field guide to the birds of Korea, Seoul: LG Evergreen Foundation, ISBN 89951415-0-6: