uddopekkaa

Translation

uddopekkaa means "Woodpecker" in English.
It's a katakanization, a loan-word.

uddopekkaa in katakana is ウッドペッカー.
uddopekkaa is not usually written with hiragana.
uddopekkaa does not have kanji.
Romaji u ddo pe kkaa
Katakana

Orthography Notes

  • ッド and ッカ contain a small tsu ッ which makes the consonant of the syllable longer.
  • ッカー contains a long dash called the prolonged sound mark which makes the vowel of the syllable longer. Because of this, this word may also be romanized as uddopekkā.
Wikipedia: 啄木鳥

Synonyms

kitsutsuki キツツキ, takuboku 啄木, kera 啄木鳥, keratsutsuki 啄木鳥.