Chikyuu

The Earth
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The Japanese word chikyuu, pronounced "ch-KYU", is a common noun that means the earth or the globe. Explore more about this word below. 

Pronunciation

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Japanese Characters

地球 (ちきゅう)

Example

Chikyuu wa nishi kara higashi ni kaitensuru.
地球は西から東に回転する。

Translation: The earth rotates from west to east.