Last modified on 20 July 2012, at 20:35

サターン

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English Saturn.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sa.ta.a.ɴ/, [sätäː̃ɴ]

Proper nounEdit

サターン (romaji Satān)

  1. (mythology, rare) Saturn, the Roman god
  2. (astronomy, rare) Saturn, the planet
  3. Saturn, the class of heavy-lifting rockets

Usage notesEdit

The term サートゥルヌス (Sāturunusu) is much more commonly used for the Roman god.

The term 土星 (Dosei) is much more commonly used for the planet.

SynonymsEdit