opossamu

Translation

opossamu means "Opossum" in English.
It's a katakanization, a loan-word.

opossamu in katakana is オポッサム.
opossamu is not usually written with hiragana.
opossamu does not have kanji.
Romaji o po ssa mu
Katakana

Orthography Notes

  • ッサ contains a small tsu ッ which makes the consonant of the syllable longer.
Wikipedia: オポッサム

Synonyms

fukuro-nezumi 袋鼠, komori-nezumi 子守鼠.