Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Japanese Words for the Day: Animals 7

 Rabbit is 兎 (Usagi)
 Sea Lion is トド (Todo)
 Reindeer is トナカイ (Tonakai)
 Rhino is  (Sai)
Racoon is あらいぐま (Araiguma)

9 comments:

Linda said...

Wonderful, Adam. I love these. Thanks to yourself I am learning Japanese. :)

DWei said...

And all of them would taste delicious I bet. :P

diane b said...

Interesting

Breathtaking said...

Hello Adam
Thank you for stopping by my place and leaving a comment.How do you pronounce that!!:)

Breathtaking said...

Came back to ask you if Rabbit is pronounced as in YOU, in first letter and Eye In last!!!I think it's great that you are learning
Japanese,my son is also learning Japanese.I never learnt the language but lived there for a while in 1970.

Shaw said...

main character of sailor moon is named usage
and japan's version of "the man on the moon" is a rabbit making marshmallows... ITS ALL COMING TOGETHER

Bob Bushell said...

Suteki. I love the animals.

Adam said...

Usagi is like YOU at the start, and then like gi at the end like the martial arts uniform.

Breathtaking said...

Thank you Adam.I am going to follow your blog as from today.:)