momonga

Translation

momonga means "Flying Squirrel" in English.

momonga is normally written with katakana, as モモンガ.
momonga written with hiragana is ももんが.
momonga written with kanji is 鼯鼠.
Romaji mo mo n ga
Hiragana
Katakana
Kanji
Meaning Flying Squirrel Rat

momonga may also be written as 野衾 or 摸摸具和.

Orthography Notes

  • momonga 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 鼯鼠.

Homonyms & Similar Words

Wikipedia: モモンガ

Related Words

fukuro-nezumi 袋鼠, hari-nezumi 針鼠, kinezumi 木鼠, musasabi 鼯鼠, musazabi 鼯鼠, nioi-nezumi 臭鼠, risu 栗鼠, suna-nezumi 砂鼠, yoroi-nezumi 鎧鼠, arechi-nezumi 荒地鼠, kinuge-nezumi 絹毛鼠, komori-nezumi 子守鼠, nezumi-iruka 鼠海豚, tenjiku-nezumi 天竺鼠.