宇宙人

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 6
ちゅう
Grade: 6
じん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

From 宇宙 (meaning "outer space") + (meaning "person" or "dweller of"). Literally meaning "a person from outer space".

Noun[edit]

宇宙人 (hiragana うちゅうじん, romaji uchūjin)

  1. a being from outer space; an alien

References[edit]

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