가숭어

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Korean[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally "false mullet." From (, ga, “false”) + 숭어 (sung-eo, “striped mullet”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[ˈka̠ːsʰuŋʌ̹]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:]
Revised Romanization? gasung-eo
Revised Romanization (translit.)? gasung-eo
McCune–Reischauer? kasungŏ
Yale Romanization? kāswung.e

Noun[edit]

가숭어 (gasung-eo)

  1. The redlip mullet, Chelon haematocheilus

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror) (accessed 2007-01-22), “가숭어”, in 표준국어대사전[1]
  • 김, 익수; 박종영 (2002), “가숭어”, in 한국의 민물고기, Seoul: Kyo-Hak Publishing, →ISBN, page 298