ChineseEdit

day; sky; heaven king; Wang (proper name) star; satellite; small amount
simp. and trad.
(天王星)
 
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Proper nounEdit

天王星

  1. Uranus (planet)

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JapaneseEdit

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

EtymologyEdit

From Literary Chinese 天王 (heavenly king) +‎ (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).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

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

  1. Uranus (planet)
    • 2009 March 30 [Jan 23 2004], Takeuchi, Naoko, “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 [Act 29: Infinity 3: Two New Soldiers]”, in 美少女戦士Pretty GuardianセーラームーンSAILORMOON [Pretty Guardian SAILOR MOON], volume 6 (fiction), 6th edition, Tokyo: Kodansha, →ISBN, page 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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ReferencesEdit

  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
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

天王星 (Cheonwangseong) (hangeul 천왕성)

  1. Hanja form? of 천왕성 (Uranus).

VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this term

Proper nounEdit

天王星

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