칠성장어

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Korean[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡ɕʰiɭs͈ʌ̹ŋd͡ʑa̠ŋʌ̹/
  • Phonetic hangeul:

Etymology[edit]

From 칠성 (七星, chilseong, “Ursa major”) and 장어 (長漁, jang-eo, “eel”).

Noun[edit]

칠성장어 ‎(chilseongjang-eo) ‎(hanja 七星長漁)

  1. The Arctic lamprey, Lampetra japonica.

References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror) (accessed 2007-01-12), “칠성장어”, in 표준국어대사전[1]
  • 김, 익수; 박종영 (2002), “칠성장어”, in 한국의 민물고기, Seoul: Kyo-Hak Publishing, ISBN 89-09-07175-3, page 30