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planet Venus
 
day; sun; date; day of the month; Japan (abbrev.)
simp. and trad.
(金曜日)
金曜

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NounEdit

金曜日

  1. (Classical Chinese) Friday

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
きん
Grade: 1
よう
Grade: 2
ひ > び
Grade: 1
jūbakoyomi

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EtymologyEdit

/kiɴeubi/ → /kiɴjoːbi/

Compound of 金曜 (kin'yō, Venus (the planet), in reference also to the day for that planet, as originally imported from Chinese astrology in the Heian period) +‎ (hi, day).[1][2][3]

The compound form suffixed with (hi, day) appears in common use from the Meiji period with the promulgation of the Gregorian calendar. See also   Names of the days of the week#East Asian tradition on Wikipedia.Wikipedia

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NounEdit

金曜日 (hiragana きんようび, rōmaji kin'yōbi, historical hiragana きんえうび)

  1. Friday

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, →ISBN
  4. ^ 1998, NHK日本語発音アクセント辞典 (NHK Japanese Pronunciation Accent Dictionary) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: NHK, →ISBN

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

金曜日 (geumyoil) (hangeul 금요일)

  1. Hanja form? of 금요일 (Friday).

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