蠑螈

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See also: 蝾螈

Chinese[edit]

salamander salamander; newt; Diemyelilus pyrogaster
trad. (蠑螈)
simp. (蝾螈)

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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

蠑螈

  1. a salamander, a newt

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Hyōgaiji
Irregular

Etymology[edit]

The kanji are jukujikun (熟字訓), from Chinese 蠑螈

Noun[edit]

蠑螈 (hiragana いもり, katakana イモリ, rōmaji imori, historical hiragana ゐもり, historical katakana ヰモリ)

  1. Alternative spelling of 井守 (salamandrid)

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

蠑螈 (yeong-won) (hangeul 영원)

  1. Hanja form? of 영원, “newt”.