아메리카홍머리오리

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Korean[edit]

아메리카홍머리오리

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [a̠me̞ɾikʰa̠βo̞ŋmʌ̹ɾio̞ɾi]

IPA(key) [a̠me̞ɾikʰa̠βo̞ŋmʌ̹ɾio̞ɾi]
Phonetic Hangul
Romanizations
RR amerikahongmeoriori
RR (translit.) amelikahongmeolioli
MC amerik'ahongmŏriori
Yale ameylikhahongmelioli

Etymology[edit]

Literally "red-headed duck of the Americas." From 아메리카 (amerika, “Americas”) + (, hong, “red”) + 머리 (meori, “head”) + 오리 (ori, “duck”).

Noun[edit]

아메리카홍머리오리 (amerikahongmeoriori)

  1. The American wigeon, Anas americana.

References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror) (accessed 2007-01-08), “아메리카홍머리오리”, in 표준국어대사전[1]
  • Lee, Woo-Shin; Tae-Hoe Koo, Jin-Young Park (tr. by Desmond Allen) (2002) A field guide to the birds of Korea, Seoul: LG Evergreen Foundation, ISBN 89951415-0-6