土星

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Chinese[edit]

earth; dust star; satellite; small amount
simp. and trad.
(土星)

Etymology[edit]

From (soil, earth, field) and (star)

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土星

  1. Saturn (planet)

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Japanese[edit]

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土星 (Dosei): the planet Saturn.
Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
せい
Grade: 2
kan'yōon

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Chinese 土星 (thuX seng, in reference to Wu Xing, literally earth, soil + star).

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Proper noun[edit]

土星 (hiragana どせい, romaji Dosei)

  1. (astronomy) Saturn, the planet

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Proper noun[edit]

土星 (Toseong) (hangeul 토성)

  1. Hanja form? of 토성, “Saturn”.