天王星

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Chinese[edit]

day; sky; heaven king; Wang (proper name) star; satellite; small amount
simp. and trad.
(天王星)
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Pronunciation[edit]


Proper noun[edit]

天王星

  1. Uranus (planet)

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
てん
Grade: 1
おう > のう
Grade: 1
せい
Grade: 2
on'yomi
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天王星

Etymology[edit]

From Literary Chinese compound 天王 (tennō, heavenly king) +‎ (sei, star), named after Uranus, the personification of the sky in Greco-Roman mythology.

The ō reading for changes to as an instance of renjō (連声).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

天王星 (hiragana てんのうせい, rōmaji Tennōsei, historical hiragana てんわうせい)

  1. Uranus (planet)
    • 2009 March 30, Takeuchi, Naoko, “げんスリー 2人ふたり NEWニュー SOLDIERSソルジャーズ [Infinity 3: 2 NEW SOLDIERS]”, in 美少女戦士Pretty GuardianセーラームーンSAILORMOON [Pretty Guardian SAILOR MOON], volume 6 (fiction, in Japanese), 6th edition, Tokyo: Kodansha, ISBN 4-06-334835-0, page 183:
      そして—— (かぜ) (ほし) (てん) (のう) (せい) (しゅ) ()にもつ (てん) (くう) (せん) () セーラーウラヌス  (さん) (じょう)
      Soshite ——kaze no hoshi Tennōsei o shugo ni motsu tenkū no senshi Sērā Uranusu sanjō!
      And I am ——the warrior of the ether, keeper of Uranus, the planet of the wind ——Sailor Uranus enters the scene!

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 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]

天王星 (Cheonwangseong, McCune-Reischauer: Ch'ŏnwangsŏng, Yale: Chen.wangseng) (hangeul 천왕성)

  1. Hanja form? of 천왕성, “Uranus”.