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The Sun is the star at the center of the Solar System.

Sun may also mean:

Places

Companies

  • Sun (St. Paul's Churchyard), a historical bookseller in London
  • Sun Cellular, a telecommunications provider
  • Sun Group, an Indian conglomerate
  • Sun Media, a large Canadian media company
  • Sun Microsystems, a former computer company
  • Sun Orthodontix
  • Sun Television and Appliances
  • Sun TV Network, Chennai, India

Literature

  • Sun Newspapers, a chain of weekly newspapers in Ohio
  • List of newspapers named Sun
  • List of newspapers named Daily Sun
  • Sun, a book of poetry by Michael Palmer

Music

Artists

  • Sun (German band), an alternative rock group
  • Sun (R&B band), an American group
  • Ho Yeow Sun or Sun (born 1972), Singaporean Christian pop music singer
  • Joe Sun (1943–2019), born James Joseph Paulsen, American country music singer-songwriter
  • Silver Sun or Sun, a British power pop band
  • Sun, an Australian group featuring drummer Oren Ambarchi
  • Something Unto Nothing (S.U.N.), a band project formed by Brian Tichy

Albums

  • Sun (Cat Power album)
  • Sun (Nopsajalka album)
  • Sun (Thomas Bergersen album)

Songs

  • "Sun" (Belinda Carlisle song) (2013)
  • "Sun" (Live song)
  • "Sun" (Two Door Cinema Club song) (2012)
  • "Sun", a 1989 song by Concrete Blond from Free
  • "SUN", a 2012 song by Mouse on Mars from WOW

Record labels

Stage and screen

  • Sun (film), a 1929 Italian drama directed by Alessandro Blasetti

Television stations and networks

  • Sun News (India), a 24-hour Tamil news channel
  • Sun News Network, a defunct Canadian news channel
  • Sun Sports, an American television network
  • Sun Television, a Japanese television station
  • SUN TV (Canada), former Toronto TV station
  • Sun TV (India), a Tamil-language regional cable-television station
  • INews, previously known as SUN TV, an Indonesian station
  • WSUN (FM), a radio station (97.1 FM) licensed to Holiday, Florida, United States
  • WSUN-TV, a defunct television station (channel 38) in St. Petersburg, Florida, United States
  • WSUN (defunct), a radio station in Tampa Bay Area, Florida, United States known as WSUN from 1927 until 2001

Sports

  • Connecticut Sun, a professional women's basketball team
  • Gold Coast Suns, a professional Australian rules football club
  • Phoenix Suns, a professional men's basketball team

Transportation

  • Sun (motorcycle)
  • Sun-class cruise ship
  • GWR Sun Class, a class of locomotives
  • Sunny Bay Station's MTR code
  • Friedman Memorial Airport's IATA code

People

  • Sun Ra (1914–1993), American jazz musician
  • Sun (surname), a Chinese surname and list of people with the surname
  • Sun Tzu (disambiguation) (Chinese: Sun-子; pinyin: Sun Zi; Wade–Giles: Sun Tzu; literally "Master Sun")
  • Sun Yat-sen (1866–1925), Chinese Politician and revolutionary martyr
  • Sun Myung Moon (1920–2012), Korean founder of the Unification Church

Fictional characters

  • Mr. Sun, a Ni Hao Kai Lan character

Other uses

  • Sun (heraldry), representations of the Sun as heraldic charges
  • Seconda Università degli Studi di Napoli, a university in Italy
  • Soul of the Ultimate Nation, an online role-playing game
  • SU(n), the special unitary group of degree n, a concept in mathematics
  • Cun (unit) or sun, a unit of length

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