향고래

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Korean[edit]

향고래

Etymology[edit]

From (, hyang, “incense”) + 고래 (gorae, “whale”). Compare Japanese 抹香鯨.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key)[çja̠ŋɡo̞ɾɛ̝]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? hyanggorae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? hyanggolae
McCune–Reischauer? hyanggorae
Yale Romanization? hyangkolay

Noun[edit]

향고래 (hyanggorae)

  1. The sperm whale, Physeter macrocephalus.