Chinese edit

Uranus (Roman god) star; satellite; small amount
simp. and trad.
(天王星)
天王
 
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天王星

  1. Uranus (planet)

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

Etymology edit

From Literary Chinese 天王 (tiānwáng, heavenly king) +‎ (xīng, 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

(てん)(のう)(せい) (Tennōseiてんわうせい (ten'wausei)?

  1. Uranus (planet)
    • 2009 March 30 [2004 January 23], Naoko Takeuchi, “Act(アクト) 29(トゥエンティナイン) ()(げん)(スリー) 2人(ふたり) NEW(ニュー) SOLDIERS(ソルジャーズ)”, in [美少女戦士](Pretty Guardian)[セーラームーン](SAILORMOON), 6th edition, volume 6 (fiction), Tokyo: Kodansha, →ISBN, pages 182–183:
      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 Wind Planet. Sailor Uranus enters the scene!

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References edit

  1. ^ NHK Broadcasting Culture Research Institute, editor (1998) NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 [NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary] (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK Publishing, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 Matsumura, Akira, editor (2006) 大辞林 [Daijirin] (in Japanese), Third edition, Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

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Hanja in this term

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天王星 (Cheonwangseong) (hangeul 천왕성)

  1. Hanja form? of 천왕성 (Uranus).

Vietnamese edit

chữ Hán Nôm in this term

Proper noun edit

天王星

  1. chữ Hán form of Thiên Vương tinh (Uranus).