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Naming Planets

MercuryNames of Planets in All Languages
By Sevan Bomar, 2010

English is generally recognized as the international language for professional astronomy. However, the various languages often also have their own words which are used in everyday speech.

English Sun Mercury Venus Earth Moon Mars Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune Pluto
Old English Sunne Mercurius Venus Eorðe Mōna Mars Iupiter Saturnus
Latin Sol Mercurius Venus Terra Luna Mars Jupiter Saturnus Uranus Neptunus Pluto
Italian Sole Mercurio Venere Terra Luna Marte Giove Saturno Urano Nettuno Plutone Continue reading

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