EnglishEdit

 
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The Sun (1)
 
The Sun's astronomical/astrological symbol

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English sunne, from Old English sunna, sunne (sun; the Sun), from Proto-Germanic *sunnǭ, from the heteroclitic inanimate Proto-Indo-European *sh₂wén-, oblique form of *sóh₂wl̥ (sun; the Sun). Cognate with Saterland Frisian Sunne, West Frisian sinne, Dutch zon, Old Dutch sunna, German Low German Sünn, Old Saxon sunna, German Sonne, Old High German sunna, Faroese sunna, Icelandic sunna, Gothic 𐍃𐌿𐌽𐌽𐍉 (sunnō). More at sun.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /sʌn/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

the Sun

  1. The star at the center of the Solar System, represented in astronomy and astrology by .
  2. The 91st sura (chapter) of the Qur'an.
  3. (newspapers) An English tabloid newspaper.
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See alsoEdit
Solar System in English · Solar System (layout · text)
Star Sun
Planets and
most likely
dwarf planets
Mercury Venus Earth Mars Ceres Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune Orcus Pluto Salacia Haumea Quaoar Makemake Gonggong Eris Sedna
Notable
moons
Moon Phobos
Deimos
Io
Europa
Ganymede
Callisto
Mimas
Enceladus
Tethys
Dione
Rhea
Titan
Iapetus

Miranda
Ariel
Umbriel
Titania
Oberon
Triton Vanth Charon
Styx
Nix
Kerberos
Hydra
Actaea Namaka
Hiʻiaka
Weywot (MK2) Xiangliu Dysnomia

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

Sun

  1. Abbreviation of Sunday.
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Etymology 3Edit

 
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From Mandarin (Sūn), Wade-Giles romanization: Sun¹.

Proper nounEdit

Sun (plural Suns)

  1. A surname​.

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BavarianEdit

 
Die Sun.

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German sunne, from Old High German sunna, from Proto-West Germanic *sunnā. Cognates include German Sonne and Luxembourgish Sonn.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Vienna) IPA(key): /ˈsun/
  • Hyphenation: Sun

NounEdit

Sun f 

  1. (Vienna) sun
    • 2017, “Spür die Sun [Feel the sun]”, performed by Granada:
      Spür die Sun, die Sun.
      Feel the sun, the sun.

ReferencesEdit

  • Maria Hornung; Sigmar Grüner (2002), “Sun”, in Wörterbuch der Wiener Mundart, 2nd edition, ÖBV & HPT
  • Petr Šubrt (2010) Wiener dialekt (master thesis), Masaryk University, page 24

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hakka (sūn).

Proper nounEdit

Sun

  1. A surname, from Hakka​.

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish صنع(sun'), from Arabic صُنْع(ṣunʿ).

Proper nounEdit

Sun

  1. A male given name
  2. A female given name