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metal; money; gold star; satellite; small amount
simp. and trad.
(金星)

PronunciationEdit



Rime
Character
Reading # 1/1 1/1
Initial () (28) (16)
Final () (140) (125)
Tone (調) Level (Ø) Level (Ø)
Openness (開合) Open Open
Division () Chongniu III IV
Fanqie
Reconstructions
Zhengzhang
Shangfang
/kˠiɪm/ /seŋ/
Pan
Wuyun
/kᵚim/ /seŋ/
Shao
Rongfen
/kiem/ /sɛŋ/
Edwin
Pulleyblank
/kjim/ /sɛjŋ/
Li
Rong
/kjəm/ /seŋ/
Wang
Li
/kĭĕm/ /sieŋ/
Bernard
Karlgren
/ki̯əm/ /sieŋ/
Expected
Mandarin
Reflex
jīn xīng

Proper nounEdit

金星

  1. Venus (planet)

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JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 
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金星
Kanji in this term
きん
Grade: 1
せい
Grade: 2
on’yomi

From Middle Chinese 金星 (kˠiɪm seŋ, metal star; Venus, in reference to Wu Xing).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

金星 (hiragana きんせい, rōmaji Kinsei)

  1. (astronomy) Venus (planet)
SynonymsEdit
  • 金曜 (きんよう) (archaic)
Derived termsEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

 
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Kanji in this term
きん
Grade: 1
ほし > ぼし
Grade: 2
jūbakoyomi

Compound of (kin, gold) +‎ (hoshi, star). The hoshi changes to boshi as an instance of rendaku (連濁).

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NounEdit

金星 (hiragana きんぼし, rōmaji kinboshi)

  1. (sumo) a win by a rikishi of the lower maegashira rank over a yokozuna
  2. (sumo) a gold star mark displayed on the name and ranking board at a sumo competition indicating such a win
  3. (figuratively) a great deed
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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, ISBN 978-4-14-011112-3

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

Proper nounEdit

金星 (Geumseong) (hangeul 금성)

  1. Hanja form? of 금성, “Venus”.