太陽

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Cantonese[edit]

simpl. 太阳
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tʰaːi˧ jœːŋ˨˩/

Noun[edit]

太陽 (traditional, Jyutping taai3 joeng4, traditional 太陽, simplified 太阳)

  1. (astronomy) sun

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
たい
Grade: 2
よう
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

太陽 (hiragana たいよう, romaji taiyō)

  1. the sun; solar
    太陽 (たいよう) (がお) ()した。
    Taiyō ga gao o dashita.
    It was beginning to shine.
  2. (tarot): The Sun; the nineteenth trump or major arcana card in most traditional Tarot decks.

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Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.

Mandarin[edit]

simpl. 太阳
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing)
Pinyin tàiyáng  →  tàiyang (toneless final syllable variant)
Zhuyin ㄊㄞˋ ㄧㄤˊ  →  ㄊㄞˋ ㄧㄤ˙ (toneless final syllable variant)
IPA (key) /tʰaɪ̯⁵¹ i̯ɑŋ³⁵/  →  /tʰaɪ̯⁵¹ i̯ɑŋ¹/
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Mandarin (Standard Chinese, Beijing, erhua-ed)
Pinyin tàiyángr  →  tàiyangr (toneless final syllable variant)
Zhuyin ㄊㄞˋ ㄧㄤˊㄦ  →  ㄊㄞˋ ㄧㄤ˙ㄦ (toneless final syllable variant)
IPA (key) /tʰaɪ̯⁵¹ jɑ̃ɻ³⁵/  →  /tʰaɪ̯⁵¹ jɑ̃ɻ¹/

Adjective[edit]

太陽 (traditional, Pinyin tàiyáng, simplified 太阳)

  1. (astronomy) solar

Noun[edit]

太陽 (traditional, Pinyin tàiyáng, simplified 太阳)

  1. (astronomy) sun
  2. (literary) extreme heat

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]


Min Nan[edit]

simpl. 太阳
trad.

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

  • Borrowed from Mandarin

Adjective[edit]

太陽 (traditional, POJ thài-iông or thài-iâng, traditional 太陽, simplified 太阳)

  1. (astronomy) solar

Noun[edit]

太陽 (traditional, POJ thài-iông or thài-iâng, traditional 太陽, simplified 太阳)

  1. (astronomy) sun

Usage notes[edit]

  • Usually only used as part of a scientific term. Rarely used for the noun sun in ordinary speech. Instead, use 日頭 (ji̍t-thâu or li̍t-thâu).

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