Japanese Word Entry

南十字星
Kana:みなみじゅうじせい
Definition: Southern Cross (asterism formed with the brightest four stars of the constellation Crux)

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Chinese characters used in this word

south, southern part, southward
Readings
Mandarin: ㄋㄢˊ (nán), ㄋㄚ (nā)
Cantonese: naam4
Japanese: ナン、 ナ、 ダン / みなみ
Korean:
Vietnamese: nam

ten, tenth, complete, perfect
Readings
Mandarin: ㄕˊ (shí)
Cantonese: sap6
Japanese: ジュウ、 ジッ、 ジュッ、 ジツ / とお、 と、 とう、 とたび
Korean:
Vietnamese: thập

character, letter, word, section of village
Readings
Mandarin: ㄗˋ (zì)
Cantonese: zi6
Japanese: ジ / あざ、 あざな、 -な、 うむ、 ます
Korean:
Vietnamese: tự

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