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water; river star; satellite; small amount
simp. and trad.
(水星)
 
Wikipedia has articles on:
水星 (Written Standard Chinese?)
水星 (Cantonese)

PronunciationEdit


Proper nounEdit

水星

  1. Mercury (planet)

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

 
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水星
Kanji in this term
すい
Grade: 1
せい
Grade: 2
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese 水星 (in reference to Wu Xing, literally water star).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

水星 (hiragana すいせい, rōmaji Suisei)

  1. Mercury (planet)

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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.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

水星 (Suseong, McCune-Reischauer: Susŏng, Yale: Swuseng) (hangeul 수성)

  1. Hanja form? of 수성, “Mercury”.