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ChineseEdit

antelope sheep
simp. and trad.
(羚羊)

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

羚羊

  1. antelope   (Classifier: )

JapaneseEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
れい
Jinmeiyō
よう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

From Middle Chinese compound 羚羊.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

羚羊 ‎(hiragana れいよう, katakana レイヨウ, romaji reiyō, historical hiragana れいやう)

  1. antelope
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
Jinmeiyō Grade: 3
Irregular

Compound of (kamo, carpet) +‎ 鹿(shika, deer).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

羚羊 ‎(hiragana かもしか, katakana カモシカ, romaji kamoshika)

  1. Alternative spelling of 氈鹿

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

羚羊 ‎(yeong-yang) ‎(hangeul 영양)

  1. Hanja form? of 영양, “antelope”.