日曜

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Etymology[edit]

From Sinitic 日曜, translation / transliteration of Sanskrit सूर्य (sū́rya, the sun; the sun god Surya).

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日曜 (hiragana にちよう, romaji nichiyō, historical hiragana にちえう)

  1. (Esoteric cosmology) a day associated with the sun
  2. Sunday
  3. abbreviation for 日曜日 (Nichiyōbi, Sunday)

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