What does the name Sun mean? Find out below.
Note: ☞ Its mean apparent diameter as seen from the earth is 32' 4″, and it revolves on its own axis once in 251/3 days. Its mean density is about one fourth of that of the earth, or 1.41, that of water being unity. Its luminous surface is called the photosphere, above which is an envelope consisting partly of hydrogen, called the chromosphere, which can be seen only through the spectroscope, or at the time of a total solar eclipse. Above the chromosphere, and sometimes extending out millions of miles, are luminous rays or streams of light which are visible only at the time of a total eclipse, forming the solar corona.
Note: ☞ Sun is often used in the formation of compound adjectives of obvious meaning; as, sun-bright, sun-dried, sun-gilt, sunlike, sun-lit, sun-scorched, and the like.
Etymology: OE. sunne sonne, AS. sunne; akin to OFries. sunne, D. zon, OS. & OHG. sunna, G. sonne, Icel. sunna, Goth. sunna; perh. fr. same root as L. sol. √297. Cf. Solar South
Sun was also found in the following language(s): Turkish
Sun Yat-Sen was a physician, politician, writer, and revolutionary. Sun was born on November 12th, 1866 in Zhongshan. He passed away on March 12th, 1925.
Sun Tzu is a writer.
Sun Ra was an avant-garde jazz musician. He plays Piano, organ, keyboards, Minimoog, celesta, percussion, and vocals. He was most active from 1934 to 1993. Sun was given the name Herman Poole Blount on May 22nd, 1914 in Birmingham, Alabama, U.S. Sun is also known as Sun Ra and Le Sony'r Ra. He died on May 30th, 1993.
Sun Myung Moon was a religious leader, businessperson, media mogul, political activist, and media proprietor. Sun was given the name Mun Yong-myeong on February 25th, 1920 in Chongju. He left this life on September 3rd, 2012.
Sun was born on December 1st, 1991 in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China.
Her career lasted from 2001 to 2001. Sun was born on September 26th, 1982 in Shanghai.
Ku Hye-sun is an actor, singer-songwriter, composer, musician, film director, screenwriter, model (people), painting, novelist, actress, singer/songwriter, director, model, and painter. She has been prominent since 2002. Ku was given the name Ku Hye Sun on November 9th, 1984 in Incheon. Ku is also known as Ku Hye Seon, Goo Hye Sun, Goo Hye Seon, Gu Hye Sun, Gu Hye Seon, Koo Hye Sun, and Koo Hye Seon.
Dr. Stanley Ho Hung Sun is an entrepreneur. Dr. was born on November 25th, 1921 in British Hong Kong.
Mingming Sun is a basketball player for the Dodge City Legend, Maryland Nighthawks, Grand Rapids Flight, Fuerza Regia, Hamamatsu Phoenix, and Beijing Ducks. He has had major accomplishments since 2006. Mingming was born on August 23rd, 1983 in Bayan County.
Stefanie Sun is a mandopop musical artist. She has had major accomplishments since 2000.
Mod Sun is an alternative rock and hip hop music musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 2004 to present. Mod was given the name Derek Smith on March 10th, 1987 in Bloomington, Minnesota, United States. Mod is also known as Dylan Smith.
Fei was born on March 20th, 1989 in Weifang. Fei is also known as Fei Fei Sun.
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born|
|█||Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander||94.46%||4.85%|
|█||American Indian and Alaska Native||0.26%||0.69%|
|█||Two or More Ethnicities||1.67%||1.76%|
|█||Hispanic or Latino||0.76%||16.26%|
People with the last name Sun are most frequently Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander