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ChineseEdit

man; person; people
simp. and trad.
(宇宙人)
宇宙

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NounEdit

宇宙人

  1. alien; extraterrestrial

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JapaneseEdit

 宇宙人 on Japanese Wikipedia
Kanji in this term

Grade: 6
ちゅう
Grade: 6
じん
Grade: 1
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

宇宙 (uchū, universe) +‎ (-jin, human)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

宇宙人 (hiragana うちゅうじん, rōmaji uchūjin, historical hiragana うちうじん)

  1. astronaut
  2. an alien (life form of non-Earth origin)

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. ^ 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
  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, ISBN 4095102535.