ウラヌス

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Proper noun[edit]

ウラヌス (romaji Uranusu)

  1. (Greek mythology) Uranus, the god of the sky and heavens, son and husband to Gaia, with whom he fathered the Titans and the Cyclops
  2. (astronomy) Uranus, the seventh planet in our solar system, with twenty-seven known moons, discovered in 1781 by Sir William Herschel.

Usage notes[edit]

The planet is more commonly called 天王星 (てんのうせい, Tennōsei) in Japanese.

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