연어

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Korean[edit]

연어

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Probably from 년어, (year) + (fish)

Noun[edit]

연어 ‎(yeoneo)

  1. salmon (fish)
  2. The chum salmon, Onchorhynchus keta.
References[edit]
  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror) (accessed 2007-01-22), “연어”, in 표준국어대사전[1]
  • 김, 익수; 박종영 (2002), “연어”, in 한국의 민물고기, Seoul: Kyo-Hak Publishing, ISBN 89-09-07175-3, page 278

Etymology 2[edit]

Sino-Korean word from 連語, from (join) + (word)

Noun[edit]

연어 ‎(yeoneo) ‎(hanja 連語)

  1. (linguistics) collocation