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EtymologyEdit

First attested in the Hunmong jahoe (訓蒙字會 / 훈몽자회), 1527, as Middle Korean 오과리 (Yale: wokwali).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key)[we̞ɡa̠ɾi]
  • Phonetic Hangul[]
Revised Romanization? waegari
Revised Romanization (translit.)? waegali
McCune–Reischauer? waegari
Yale Romanization? waykali
  • IPA(key)[ˈwe̞ːɡa̠ɾi]
  • Phonetic Hangul[:]
Revised Romanization? waegari
Revised Romanization (translit.)? waegali
McCune–Reischauer? waegari
Yale Romanization? wāykali

NounEdit

왜가리 (waegari)

  1. grey heron, Ardea cinerea

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • National Institute of the Korean Language (Naver.com mirror) (accessed 2007-01-02), “왜가리”, 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
 
왜가리