Japanese Word Entry

北十字星
Kana:きたじゅうじせい
Romaji:kitajuujisei
Definition: Northern Cross (asterism)

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Chinese characters used in this word

north, northern, northward
Readings
Mandarin: ㄅㄟˇ (běi), ㄅㄟˋ (bèi)
Cantonese: baak1, bak1
Japanese: ホク (hoku)、 ハイ (hai) / きた (kita)、 にげる (nigeru)
Korean: 북 (bug), 배 (bae)
Vietnamese: bắc

ten, tenth, complete, perfect
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕˊ (shí)
Cantonese: sap6
Japanese: ジュウ (juu)、 ジッ (jixtsu)、 ジュッ (juxtsu)、 ジツ (jitsu) / とお (too)、 と (to)、 とう (tou)、 とたび (totabi)
Korean: 십 (sib)
Vietnamese: thập

character, letter, word, section of village
Readings
Mandarin: ㄗˋ (zì)
Cantonese: zi6
Japanese: ジ (ji) / あざ (aza)、 あざな (azana)、 -な (-na)、 うむ (umu)、 ます (masu)
Korean: 자 (ja)
Vietnamese: tự

star, spot, dot, mark, a star, planet, any point of light
Readings
Mandarin: ㄒㄧㄥ (xīng)
Cantonese: seng1, sing1
Japanese: セイ (sei)、 ショウ (shou) / ほし (hoshi)、 -ぼし (-boshi)
Korean: 성 (seong)
Vietnamese: tinh