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The Sun (1)
 
The Sun's astronomical 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 *sh̥₂uén (sun; the Sun), oblique form of *sóh₂wl̥. 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.

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.
Related termsEdit
TranslationsEdit
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 Pluto Haumea Makemake Eris
Notable
moons
Moon Phobos
Deimos
Ganymede
Callisto
Io
Europa
Titan
Rhea
Iapetus
Dione
Tethys
Enceladus
Mimas
Titania
Oberon
Umbriel
Ariel
Miranda
Triton Charon
Hydra
Nix
Kerberos
Styx
Hiʻiaka
Namaka
(MK2) Dysnomia

NounEdit

Sun

  1. Abbreviation of Sunday.
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

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

Proper nounEdit

Sun (plural Suns)

  1. A surname​.

AnagramsEdit


BavarianEdit

 
Die Sun.

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