jurafu anteroopu


jurafu anteroopu means "Gerenuk" in English.
It's a katakanization, a loan-word.
It comes from English, "Giraffe Antelope."

jurafu anteroopu in katakana is ジュラフアンテロープ.
jurafu anteroopu is not usually written with hiragana.
jurafu anteroopu does not have kanji.
Romaji ju ra fu a n te roo pu
Katakana ジュ
Meaning Giraffe Antelope

Orthography Notes

  • ジュ is a compound kana representing a single syllable with multiple characters.
  • ロー contains a long dash called the prolonged sound mark which makes the vowel of the syllable longer. Because of this, this word may also be romanized as jurafuanterōpu.
Wikipedia: ジェレヌク


jerenuku ジェレヌク, gerenuku ゲレヌク, jirafu anteroopu ジラフアンテロープ, kirin-reiyou 麒麟羚羊, kirin-kamoshika 麒麟氈鹿.