황조롱이

KoreanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): ˈhwaŋd͡ʑoɾoŋi
  • Phonetic hangul: 황조롱이

EtymologyEdit

Hanja in this word

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

NounEdit

황조롱이 (hwangjorong-i) (subject 황조롱이가, topic 황조롱이는, direct object 황조롱이를)

  1. The common kestrel, Falco tinnunculus.

ReferencesEdit

황조롱이
  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror), "황조롱이", 표준국어대사전. URL accessed on 2007-01-10.
  • 2002, Woo-Shin Lee; Tae-Hoe Koo, Jin-Young Park (tr. by Desmond Allen), A field guide to the birds of Korea, Seoul: LG Evergreen Foundation, ISBN 89951415-0-6:
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