信天翁

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Chinese[edit]

 
letter; true; to believe; sign; evidence
day; sky; heaven elderly person
simp. and trad.
(信天翁)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

信天翁 (classifier (zhī))

  1. an albatross (seabird)

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 4 Grade: 1 Grade: S
Irregular
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The kanji are jukujikun (熟字訓), from Chinese 信天翁

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Irregular reading)
  • (Tokyo) うどり [àhóꜜòdòrì] (Nakadaka - [2])
  • IPA(key): [a̠ho̞ːdo̞ɾi]

Noun[edit]

信天翁 (hiragana あほうどり, katakana アホウドリ, rōmaji ahōdori, historical hiragana あはうどり)

  1. an short-tailed albatross

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

信天翁 (sincheonong, McCune-Reischauer: sinch'ŏnong, Yale: sīnchen.ong) (hangeul 신천옹)

  1. Hanja form? of 신천옹, “albatross”.