Pelican

Animals in Japanese

Translation

The Japanese word for "Pelican" is garanchou 伽藍鳥, but the katakanization perikan ペリカン is preferred.

Romaji ga ra n cho u
Hiragana ちょ
Katakana チョ
Kanji
Meaning Temple Bird

Loan-word

The word "Pelican" katakanized would be perikan ペリカン.
Romaji pe ri ka n
Katakana
Wikipedia: Pelican

Related Words

Pelican Eel.