황조롱이

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Korean[edit]

황조롱이

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

Literally "yellow sparrowhawk." From (, hwang, “yellow”) + 조롱이 (jorong-i, “Japanese sparrowhawk”).

Noun[edit]

황조롱이 ‎(hwangjorong-i)

  1. The common kestrel, Falco tinnunculus.

References[edit]

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror) (accessed 2007-01-10), “황조롱이”, 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