What are some alternative words for sun?

Synonyms for sun
sʌn

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term sun.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sun, Sun(noun)

    the star that is the source of light and heat for the planets in the solar system

    "the sun contains 99.85% of the mass in the solar system"; "the Earth revolves around the Sun"

    Synonyms:
    sunshine, sunlight

  2. sunlight, sunshine, sun(noun)

    the rays of the sun

    "the shingles were weathered by the sun and wind"

    Synonyms:
    sunshine, cheer, sunniness, fair weather, cheerfulness, sunlight, temperateness

  3. sun(noun)

    a person considered as a source of warmth or energy or glory etc

    Synonyms:
    sunshine, sunlight

  4. sun(noun)

    any star around which a planetary system revolves

    Synonyms:
    sunshine, sunlight

  5. Sunday, Lord's Day, Dominicus, Sun(verb)

    first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians

    Synonyms:
    sunshine, sunlight

  6. sun, sunbathe(verb)

    expose one's body to the sun

    Synonyms:
    solarize, solarise, sunbathe, insolate

  7. sun, insolate, solarize, solarise(verb)

    expose to the rays of the sun or affect by exposure to the sun

    "insolated paper may turn yellow and crumble"; "These herbs suffer when sunned"

    Synonyms:
    solarize, solarise, sunbathe, insolate

Editors Contribution

  1. surya

    the sun in south indian language kannbda similar to suryudu in telugu

    Submitted by anonymous on December 30, 2019  
  2. suraj

    suraj means sun in the indian culture in special day people worship suraj as their god

    look the sun is rising. (dekho suraj udharahaa hey)

    Submitted by xooraaz12 on September 4, 2019  
  3. Submitted by ryan_1 on July 17, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sun(n.)

    Synonyms:
    day-star, orb of day

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sun(n)

    Synonyms:
    sol

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    sunday, soleil, sohn, sunshine, sunlight, solar, dim, suen, shams, soil, imgs, sunset, ground, sol, al-shams, glare

How to pronounce sun?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say sun in sign language?

  1. sun

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#645sun
#1075sunday
#1346ground
#3202soil
#3633solar
#5476sunset
#6611sunshine
#7469sol
#9389dim
#12252cheer
#12969sunlight
#18479soleil
#20263glare
#34862shams
#58962sohn
#84060cheerfulness
#98656imgs
#130469suen
#139875sunbathe
#234039solarize

How to use sun in a sentence?

  1. Albert Schweitzer:

    Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust and hostility to evaporate.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    There must be a valid and solid reason as why Invisible God has given us all sort of season. So, it is sometimes better to be under a natural sultry sun than live often in an artificial environment of refrigeration.

  3. Chris Flower:

    We know the risks of sun damage, and to suggest that not using sun protection products is a good idea is a terrible thing to do.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    When Sun-Tzu said "Every Battle Is Won Before It Is Ever Fought.", he highlighted the absolute importance of Planning that can lead to positive result in subsequent Execution. In other words, Execution can be excellent, only when Planning is perfect. Also important is the planning for most contingencies, which is exactly what a best General or a savvy Manager does. When it doesn't happen, you would see even the best planning lose, and competitor's with mere average planning win. It's interesting to realize that these spupreme strategies were thought about, and explained 2500 years ago, by Sun-Tzu, outstanding Chinese military general, visionary strategist and great philosopher. Amazing!

  5. Augusta Jane Evans:

    Life does not count by years. Some suffer a lifetime in a day, and so grow old between the rising and the setting of the sun.


Translations for sun

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for sun »

Translation

Find a translation for the sun synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Images & Illustrations of sun

  1. sun
    sun
    sun
    sun
    sun

Discuss these sun synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "sun." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 24 Oct. 2020. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/sun>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for sun?

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for sun:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.