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Rostratulidae
彩鹬科
cǎi-yù kē

彩鷸科
cǎi-yù kē

タマシギ科
tama-shigi ka

호사도요과
hosa-doyo-gwa

Họ Nhát hoa

Хараалжирынхан
kharaaljiriŋkhaŋ

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Information is from dictionaries and other sources. Pinyin reflects Mandarin pronunciation; for some dialect names, it is no more than a polite fiction. Korean glosses are tentative. Comments and corrections welcome. Hover over Green Lettering Green lettering at this site hides a tool tip with glosses, further explanations, etc. Hover cursor to reveal. to see additional information.

The painted snipe is known as 彩鹬 cǎi-yù 'coloured snipe' in Chinese.

画眉zha huà-méi zhā 'painted eyebrow zha' or 'hwamei zha' is an alternative Chinese name. The term zha zhā is an old word for some kinds of waterfowl, probably the grebe.

Species names

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Greater painted-snipe
Painted snipe
彩鹬
(彩鷸)
cǎi-yù
'coloured snipe'
(彩鹬)
彩鷸
cǎi-yù
'coloured snipe'
画眉zha
(畫眉zha)
huà-méi zhā
'painted eyebrow (= hwamei) zhā'
タマシギ
(玉鷸 or 玉鴫)
tama-shigi
'jewelled snipe'
호사도요
hosa-doyo
'sumptuous snipe'
Chim Nhát hoa
'flowery woodcock bird' (12, 13, 34)
Өнгөт хараалжир
ᠦᠩᠭᠡᠲᠦ ᠬᠠᠷᠢᠶᠠᠯᠵᠢᠷ
öŋgöt kharaaljir
'coloured snipe (variant form)'
Inner M:
Мяраан зараг
ᠮᠢᠷᠢᠶᠠᠨ ᠵᠠᠷᠠᠭ
myaraaŋ zarag
'varicoloured snipe' (32)

Danh Lục Chim Việt Nam (In lần thứ hai) (Checklist of the Birds of Vietnam) Võ Quý, Nguyễn Cử, Nhà Xuất Bản Nông Nghiệp, Hà Nội 1999

Chim Việt Nam Nguyễn Cử, Lê Trọng Trải, Karen Phillipps; Nhà Xuất Bản Lao Động - Xã Hội, 2000

汉蒙名词术语分类词典(自然科学部分) Mongolian (Cyrillic): Хятад Монгол нэр томъёоны зүйл хуваасан толь (байгалийн шинжлэх ухааны бүлэг) (Chinese-Mongolian classified terminological dictionary, natural sciences part) by 《汉蒙名词术语分类词典》编纂委员会 Mongolian (Cyrillic): "Хятад Монгол нэр томъёоны зүйл хуваасан толь" найруулах комисс (Chinese-Mongolian classified terminological dictionary editorial committee), Inner Mongolian People's Press, Hohhot 1990

内蒙古动物志 (第三卷 鸟纲 非雀形目) Fauna Inner Mongolia (Volume 3 Aves Non-Passerines) 主编:旭日干 (Chief Editor: Xurigan), 内蒙古人大学版社 (Inner Mongolian University Press), Hohhot 2013

Danh Lục Các Loài Chim ở Việt Nam (Latinh, Việt, Pháp, Hán) Trần Văn Chánh 2008-2009