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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天王星

  1. (planet) Uranus

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Japanese[edit]

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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 Sinitic 天王星 (literally meaning “heavens king star”), translation into Sinitic from English Uranus, from Ancient Greek Οὐρανός (Ouranós), from Ancient Greek οὐρανός (ouranós, sky, heaven). The ō reading for changes to due to renjō (連声).

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Proper noun[edit]

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

  1. (astronomy) Uranus

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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 word

Proper noun[edit]

天王星 (Cheonwangseong) (hangeul 천왕성)

  1. Hanja form? of 천왕성, “Uranus”.