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The Sun (1)
 
The Sun's astronomical symbol

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From Middle English sunne, from Old English 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, Low German Sünn, German Sonne, Faroese sunna, Icelandic sunna, Gothic 𐍃𐌿𐌽𐌽𐍉 (sunnō). More at sun.

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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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Sun

  1. Abbreviation of Sunday.

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Sun

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