nezumi-iruka

Translation

nezumi-iruka means "Harbor Porpoise" in English.

nezumi-iruka written with katakana is ネズミイルカ.
nezumi-iruka written with hiragana is ねずみいるか.
nezumi-iruka written with kanji is 鼠海豚.
Romaji ne zu mi i ru ka
Hiragana
Katakana
Kanji 海豚
Meaning Rat Dolphin

Orthography Notes

  • iruka 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 海豚.
Wikipedia: ネズミイルカ

Related Words

fukuro-nezumi 袋鼠, hari-nezumi 針鼠, kinezumi 木鼠, momonga 鼯鼠, 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, kama-iruka 鎌海豚, kinuge-nezumi 絹毛鼠, komori-nezumi 子守鼠, madara-iruka 斑海豚, shiro-iruka 白海豚, suji-iruka 条海豚, tenjiku-nezumi 天竺鼠, handou-iruka 半道海豚, ishi-iruka いし海豚, kobito-iruka 小人海豚, kohari-iruka 小針海豚, megane-iruka 眼鏡海豚, arari-iruka 安良里海豚, kogashira-nezumi-iruka 小頭鼠海豚, shina-usuiro-iruka 支那薄色海豚, taiseiyou-madara-iruka 大西洋斑海豚.