Uranus

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English[edit]

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Uranus astronomical symbol
Uranus astronomical symbol (alternate)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin Uranus, from Ancient Greek Οὐρανός (Ouranós), from οὐρανός (ouranós, sky, heaven)

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈjʊɹənəs/, /jʊˈɹeɪnəs/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈjuɹənəs/, /juˈɹeɪnəs/
  • Rhymes: -ənəs, -eɪnəs
  • By the rules of Latin accentuation, the stress would fall on the first syllable because the "a" is short. The pronunciation with a stress on the second syllable is sometimes avoided today because of the homophony with your anus:
    2000, J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, xiii.
    “Can I have a look at Uranus too, Lavender?” said Ron. Most unfortunately, Professor Trelawney heard him, and it was this, perhaps, that made her give them so much homework at the end of the class.

Proper noun[edit]

Uranus

  1. The seventh planet in our solar system, with twenty-seven known moons, discovered in 1781 by Sir William Herschel.
  2. (Greek mythology) The Greek god who personified of the sky and heavens and fathered the Titans. Roman counterpart: Caelus.

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Danish[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uranus

  1. Uranus (planet)

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(planets of the solar system) planeter i solsystemet; Merkur,‎ Venus,‎ Jorden/‎jorden,‎ Mars,‎ Jupiter,‎ Saturn,‎ Uranus,‎ Neptun [edit]


Dutch[edit]

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Uranus m

  1. Uranus (planet)

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈurɑnus/, [ˈurɑ̝nus̠]

Proper noun[edit]

Uranus

  1. Uranus (planet)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Uranus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative Uranus
genitive Uranuksen
partitive Uranusta
illative Uranukseen
singular plural
nominative Uranus
accusative nom. Uranus
gen. Uranuksen
genitive Uranuksen
partitive Uranusta
inessive Uranuksessa
elative Uranuksesta
illative Uranukseen
adessive Uranuksella
ablative Uranukselta
allative Uranukselle
essive Uranuksena
translative Uranukseksi
instructive
abessive Uranuksetta
comitative

French[edit]

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Uranus m

  1. Caelus (Roman deity) Note: The Greek deity Uranus is Ouranos.

Proper noun[edit]

Uranus m

  1. Uranus (planet)

German[edit]

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Uranus m (genitive Uranus)

  1. Uranus (planet)
  2. Uranus (Greek god)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek Οὐρανός (Ouranós), from οὐρανός (ouranós, sky, heaven)

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Ūranus m (genitive Ūranī); second declension

  1. Uranus (planet).
  2. Uranus (Greek god of the sky).
  3. The sky (personified as a god in Greek mythology).

Declension[edit]

Second declension, with locative.

Case Singular
nominative Ūranus
genitive Ūranī
dative Ūranō
accusative Ūranum
ablative Ūranō
vocative Ūrane
locative Ūranī

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Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Norwegian Uranus.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Uranus

  1. Uranus (planet)

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Norwegian[edit]

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Uranus

  1. Uranus (planet)
  2. Uranus (Greek god)

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Swahili[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Uranus

  1. Uranus (planet)

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Swedish[edit]

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Uranus c (genitive Uranus)

  1. Uranus, the seventh planet