해오라기

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해오라기

Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of native Korean origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

해오라기 (hae-oragi)

  1. (Perhaps the most impressive) white or snowy heron, egret. Note: the native Korean best suited for the Sino-Korean 백로, , and the Japanese シラサギ, all literally meaning "white heron."
  2. Old World grey heron (Ardea cinerea) ^, New World blue heron (Ardea herodias) ^. See: 표준국어대사전.
  3. black-crowned night heron (Nycticorax nycticorax) ^. See: 표준국어대사전.
  4. any species of the heron family, Ardeidae, including egret and bittern. See: "Derived terms."

Alternative forms[edit]

  • 하야로비 (hayarobi) (obsolete)
  • 해오라비 (haeorabi) (obsolete)
  • 해오리 (haeori) (for short)

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References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), "해오라기 ", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-01-02.
  • 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:
  • 2004, Ju Haeng (이주행) Lee; Lee Kyu Hang (이규항), Kim Sang Jun (김상준), “해오라기”, in 한국어 발음사전: Korean Pronouncing Dictionary, Seoul: Jigu Publishing, ISBN 89-7006-165-7, page 760:
  • Seo Jeong-beom (서정범) (2000). “해오라기”, 國語語原辭典, p.548, Seoul: Bogosa Books.