tanuki

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese (たぬき, tanuki, raccoon dog).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tanuki (plural tanuki or tanukis)

  1. the raccoon dog, Nyctereutes procyonoides
  2. (Japanese mythology) the tanuki regarded as a shapeshifter, also renowned for its enormous scrotum

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese (たぬき, tanuki, raccoon dog).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧nu‧ki

Noun[edit]

tanuki

  1. a raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides)

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tanuki

  1. Rōmaji transcription of たぬき
  2. Rōmaji transcription of タヌキ

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese (たぬき, tanuki, raccoon dog).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tanuki m (plural tanukis)

  1. raccoon dog; tanuki (Nyctereutes procyonoides, a canid of East Asia)