은어

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hanja in this word

Hanja compound 銀漁. Literally "silver fish," from (', “silver”, ) and (', “fish”, ).

Noun[edit]

은어 (euneo)

  1. The ayu, Plecoglossus altivelis.
  2. (rare) the Japanese catfish.

References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), "은어 ", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-01-22.
  • 2002, 익수 김; 박종영, “은어”, in 한국의 민물고기, Seoul: Kyo-Hak Publishing, ISBN 89-09-07175-3, page 264: