"SaoThiênVươngđâu?"

Translation:Where is Uranus?

2 years ago

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Where the sun don’t shine.

2 years ago

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Semi-Chinese calque: the Thiên Vương part comes from archaic Chinese 天王 ‘son of heaven; the emperor’ (lit. ‘king of the heavens’). The Chinese name for the planet is 天王星, the last part meaning ‘star’.

  • Mandarin: Tiānwángxīng
  • Cantonese: Tīnwòhngsīng
  • Literary Hokkien: Thian-ông-seng
2 years ago

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Can you explain the marks tone of Cantonese? How about 1,2,3,4,5,6?

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@Lucy Universe has thousands stars but you are the brightest star in my eyes.

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