土狼

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Chinese[edit]

earth; dust wolf
simp. and trad.
(土狼)

Etymology[edit]

From (, “soil; earth”) + (láng, “wolf”), calque of Afrikaans aardwolf ‎(earth wolf)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

土狼

  1. an aardwolf

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
つち
Grade: 1
おおかみ
Jinmeiyō
kun'yomi

Etymology[edit]

‎(tsuchi, soil; earth) +‎ ‎(ōkami, wolf), calque of Afrikaans aardwolf ‎(earth wolf)

Noun[edit]

土狼 ‎(hiragana つちおおかみ, katakana ツチオオカミ, romaji tsuchiōkami)

  1. Synonym of アードウルフ ‎(ādourufu)