kirin-kamoshika

Translation

kirin-kamoshika means "Gerenuk" in English.

kirin-kamoshika written with katakana is キリンカモシカ.
kirin-kamoshika written with hiragana is きりんかもしか.
kirin-kamoshika written with kanji is 麒麟氈鹿.
Romaji ki ri n ka mo shi ka
Hiragana
Katakana
Kanji 麒麟 氈鹿
Meaning Giraffe Serow

Orthography Notes

  • kamoshika is a jukujikun, meaning the word isn't formed from the individual kanji's readings, and is instead a reading for the specific combination of kanji 氈鹿.
Wikipedia: ジェレヌク

Synonyms

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

Related Words

ushi-kamoshika 牛羚羊.