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Webster 1913 Edition


Jupiter

Ju′pi-ter

,
Noun.
[L., fr.
Jovis pater
. See
Jove
.]
1.
(Rom. Myth.)
The supreme deity, king of gods and men, and reputed to be the son of Saturn and Rhea; Jove. He corresponds to the Greek Zeus.

Webster 1828 Edition


Jupiter

JU'PITER

,
Noun.
[L. the air or heavens; Jovis pater.]
1.
The supreme deity among the Greeks and Romans.
2.
One of the superior planets, remarkable for its brightness. Its diameter is about eighty-nine thousand miles; its distance from the sun, four hundred and ninety millions of miles, and its revolution round the sun a little less than twelve years.

Definition 2022


Jupiter

Jupiter

See also: Jüpiter, Júpiter, Júpíter, and jupiter

English

Jupiter astronomical symbol
Jupiter

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. (astronomy) The fifth and by far the largest planet in the Solar System, a gas giant, represented by the symbol in astronomy. Jupiter is known for its Great Red Spot and many moons including the Galilean moons.
  2. (Roman mythology) The King of the Gods, also called Jove. Equivalent to the Greek Zeus, Jupiter was one of the children of Saturn.

Usage notes

The planet Jupiter takes the adjectival form Jovian, and not *Jupiterian. The planet's demonym is also Jovian.

Translations

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Czech

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Jupiter m

  1. Jupiter (planet)

Danish

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Jupiter

See also

(planets of the solar system) planeter i solsystemet; Merkur, Venus, Jorden/jorden, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptun [edit]


Dutch

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Jupiter ?

  1. Jupiter

Estonian

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Jupiter (planet)
  2. (Roman mythology) Jupiter (god)

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Finnish

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Jupiter (planet)
  2. (Roman mythology) Jupiter (god)

Declension

Inflection of Jupiter (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative Jupiter Jupiterit
genitive Jupiterin Jupiterien
Jupitereiden
Jupitereitten
partitive Jupiteria Jupitereita
Jupitereja
illative Jupiteriin Jupitereihin
singular plural
nominative Jupiter Jupiterit
accusative nom. Jupiter Jupiterit
gen. Jupiterin
genitive Jupiterin Jupiterien
Jupitereiden
Jupitereitten
partitive Jupiteria Jupitereita
Jupitereja
inessive Jupiterissa Jupitereissa
elative Jupiterista Jupitereista
illative Jupiteriin Jupitereihin
adessive Jupiterilla Jupitereilla
ablative Jupiterilta Jupitereilta
allative Jupiterille Jupitereille
essive Jupiterina Jupitereina
translative Jupiteriksi Jupitereiksi
instructive Jupiterein
abessive Jupiteritta Jupitereitta
comitative Jupitereineen

Synonyms


French

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Jupiter m

  1. Jupiter (planet)
  2. (Roman mythology) Jupiter (god)

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈjuːpitɐ/

Proper noun

Jupiter m (genitive Jupiters)

  1. Jupiter (planet)
  2. (Roman mythology) Jupiter (god)

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Hungarian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈjupitɛr]
  • Hyphenation: Ju‧pi‧ter

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Jupiter (planet)
  2. (Roman mythology) Jupiter (god)

Declension

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative Jupiter Jupiterek
accusative Jupitert Jupitereket
dative Jupiternek Jupitereknek
instrumental Jupiterrel Jupiterekkel
causal-final Jupiterért Jupiterekért
translative Jupiterré Jupiterekké
terminative Jupiterig Jupiterekig
essive-formal Jupiterként Jupiterekként
essive-modal
inessive Jupiterben Jupiterekben
superessive Jupiteren Jupitereken
adessive Jupiternél Jupitereknél
illative Jupiterbe Jupiterekbe
sublative Jupiterre Jupiterekre
allative Jupiterhez Jupiterekhez
elative Jupiterből Jupiterekből
delative Jupiterről Jupiterekről
ablative Jupitertől Jupiterektől
Possessive forms of Jupiter
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Jupiterem Jupitereim
2nd person sing. Jupitered Jupitereid
3rd person sing. Jupitere Jupiterei
1st person plural Jupiterünk Jupitereink
2nd person plural Jupiteretek Jupitereitek
3rd person plural Jupiterük Jupitereik

Latin

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Alternative spelling of Iuppiter

Northern Sami

Etymology

Borrowing from Norwegian Jupiter.

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Jupiter (planet)

Inflection

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

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Norwegian

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Jupiter (planet)
  2. (Roman mythology) Jupiter (god)

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Romanian

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Jupiter (planet)

Serbo-Croatian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jǔpiter/
  • Hyphenation: Ju‧pi‧ter

Proper noun

Jùpiter m (Cyrillic spelling Ју̀питер)

  1. Jupiter (planet, god)

Declension


Slovak

Etymology

From Latin Iuppiter (father Jove).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /jupiter/
  • Hyphenation: Ju‧pi‧ter

Proper noun

Jupiter m (genitive Jupitra) declension pattern chlap

  1. Jupiter (god)

Declension

Derived terms

  • jupiterský, jupiterovský

Proper noun

Jupiter m (genitive Jupitra) declension pattern dub

  1. Jupiter (planet)

Declension

References

  • Jupiter in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈjúːpitər/
  • Tonal orthography: jȗpitər

Proper noun

Júpiter m inan (genitive Júpitra)

  1. Jupiter (planet)
  2. (Roman mythology) Jupiter (Roman god)

Declension

Planet:

God (or sometimes the planet):

See also

(planets of the Solar System) planéti osónčja; Merkúr, Vénera, Zémlja, Márs, Júpiter, Satúrn, Urán, Neptún


Swedish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈjʉːpɪtɛr/

Proper noun

Jupiter

  1. Jupiter (planet)
  2. (Roman mythology) Jupiter (god)

jupiter

jupiter

See also: Jupiter, Júpiter, Júpíter, and Jüpiter

Polish

Noun

jupiter m inan

  1. spotlight

Declension