衛星

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Chinese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

衛星

  1. (astronomy) satellite
  2. man-made satellite

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
えい
Grade: 5
せい
Grade: 2
on'yomi

Noun[edit]

衛星 (hiragana えいせい, romaji eisei)

  1. (astronomy) satellite - an object orbiting a celestial object.
  2. artificial satellite

Compounds[edit]

References[edit]

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

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

衛星 (wiseong) (hangeul 위성)

  1. Hanja form? of 위성, “satellite”.