KoreanEdit

 
향고래

EtymologyEdit

From (, hyang, “incense”) + 고래 (gorae, “whale”). Compare Japanese 抹香鯨.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [çja̠ŋɡo̞ɾɛ]
  • Phonetic hangeul: []
Revised Romanization? hyanggorae
Revised Romanization (translit.)? hyanggolae
McCune–Reischauer? hyanggorae
Yale Romanization? hyangkolay

NounEdit

향고래 (hyanggorae)

  1. The sperm whale, Physeter macrocephalus.