WikiLang/Jeju Animals

Jeju Words for animals

Note: The following table uses pronounciation systems for Korean, which may not be suitable for Jeju.

English Korean Jeju
Calf Songaji Sɒngaegi
Baby horse Mangaji Mɒngsaenggi
Puppy Gangaji Gangsaengi
Pig Doeji Dɒt/Dɒsaegi/Daswegi
Chick Byeongari Bingaegi
Egg (not really an animal) Dalgyal/Gyeran Dsegi
Musk Deer Noru Nori
Cat Goyangi Gonaengi
Chick Byeongari Bingaegi
Bird Sae Saengi
Wren Gulttuksae Gɒnyang Dɒksaengi
Wing (again, not really an animal) Nalgae Nɒlgaegi
Japanese White-eye Dongbaksae Baksaengi
Chicken Dalg Dogsaegi
Cow that plows the fields Bateul ganeun so Batgalsoe
Bull Hwangso Buraengi
Goat Yeomso Yeomsongaegi
Rat Jwi Jwengi/Jungi
Snapper Domi Gatdɒm
Crab Ge Gengi
Turban Shell Sora Gujengi
Ant Gaemi Geyeomji
Narrow-mouth Frog Mangkkongi Maengmaguri
Insect Gonchung Baeraengi
Squirrel Daramji Naramji
Fox Yeou Yeohɒ
Cattle So Swe
Cow Ranch (not really an animal) Oeyanngan Swemagi
Toad Dukkeobi Dutebi
Frog Gaeguri Gɒlkkaebi
Tadpole Olchaengi Jengbiri
Octopus Muneo Mulkkureok
Snake Baem Beyeom
Eagle Doksuri Ttongsoregi
Flocks of crows that fly in windy nights Baram Buneun Bame Ttaejieo Nalasanineun Kkamagwideul Bɒrɒmgɒmɒgwi
Quill (bird) Mechuri Sunjak
Owl Bueongi ɒkbbam
Starving pig Gulmgo Itneun Doeji Geolgwi
Various muscles in a bull's body (no name in English) Hwangsoeui Mome Itneun Yeoreo Geunyuk (no name in Korean) (from head to tail) Geumseung, Dagan, Sareub, Nareub, Daseub, Yeoseub
Snake Baem Beyeom
Various breeds of pigs (no name in English) Doejieui Yeoreo Jongryu (no name in Korean) Geomeundot (black breed), Eoreokdɒt (speckled breed), Bekdɒt (white breed), Seukdɒt (another speckled breed), Multɒryeotɒot (a breed that can eat a lot of water)
Raw pork feast that costs a lot of money (no name in English) Doni Mani Deuneun Doeji Yukhoe Janchi (no name in Korean) Dɒtchuryeom
Horse Mal Mɒl
Various Horse Breeds (no name in English) Maleui Yeoreo Jongryu (no name in Korean) Garamɒl (black horse), Chongimɒl (blue horse), Jeokdamɒl (chestnut horse), Wollaemɒl (speckled horse), Yumɒl (white horse with black mane), Goramɒl (chestnut horse with white back), Geoeulmɒl (brown horse with white legs), Gureongmɒl (brown horse), Taeseongmɒl (brown horse with white speckles)
Baby pheasant Kkeobeongi Kkwingbingaegi
Kite (bird of prey) Solgae Ttongsorigi
Dragonfly Jamjari Babjuri
Wild bull Yasaeng Hwangso Buruksongaegi
Various cow breeds (no name in English) Soeui Yeoreo Jongryu (no name in Korean) Hwangsoe (yellow cow, not to be confused with Hwangso, Korean for "bull"), Garasoe (black cow), Geomnorinsoe (black cow with lighter stripes), Garaoreumsoe (wild black cow), Jenorinsoe (brownish-yellow cow), Eoreoksoe (speckled cow), Meogsoe (cow bred for food), Taeseongbagi (cow with white forehead)
Limping animal Jeoleumbaliin Dongmul Dɒtbali
Raccoon Neoguri Jidari
Non-native and large horses breeds(generally from Manchuria - native Jeju horses are very small) Tochakmali anigo keun mal Hɒdalmae

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