Saturn

noun Sat·urn \ ˈsa-tərn \

Definition of Saturn

1 : a Roman god of agriculture and father by Ops of Jupiter
2 : the planet sixth in order from the sun — see Planets Table

Origin and Etymology of saturn

Latin Saturnus


SATURN Defined for English Language Learners

Saturn

Definition of Saturn for English Language Learners

  • : the planet that is sixth in order from the sun and that is surrounded by large rings


SATURN Defined for Kids

Saturn

noun Sat·urn \ ˈsa-tərn \

Definition of Saturn for Students

: the planet that is sixth in distance from the sun and has a diameter of about 75,000 miles (120,000 kilometers)


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