Gnu

Animals in Japanese

Translation

The Japanese word for "Gnu" is ushi-kamoshika 牛羚羊.

Romaji u shi ka mo shi ka
Hiragana
Katakana
Kanji 羚羊
Meaning Cow Serow

Loan-word

The word "Gnu" katakanized would be nuu ヌー.
Romaji nuu
Katakana

Homonyms & Similar Words

  • GNU, the project founded by Richard Stallman, is gunyuu グニュー in Japanese, or just GNU written with the Latin alphabet anyway.

Synonyms

Wildebeest.