木曜日

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Chinese[edit]

tree; wood shining; bright
simp. and trad.
(木曜日)
曜日

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木曜日

  1. (Classical Chinese, archaic) Thursday

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
もく
Grade: 1
よう
Grade: 2
ひ > び
Grade: 1
jūbakoyomi

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Etymology[edit]

/mokueubi/ > /mokuyoːbi/. Compound of 木曜 (mokuyō, Jupiter) +‎ (hi, day). A calque of Latin dies Iovis and its descendants, reinterpreting the day as having been named after the planet Jupiter (instead of the Roman god). Compare 木星 (mokusei, Jupiter (planet)).

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木曜日 (hiragana もくようび, rōmaji mokuyōbi, historical hiragana もくえうび)

  1. Thursday

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 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

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Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

木曜日 (mogyoil) (hangeul 목요일)

  1. Hanja form? of 목요일, “Thursday”.