anime

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Japanese アニメ (anime), an abbreviation of アニメーション (animēshon), from English animation.

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Noun[edit]

anime (countable and uncountable, plural anime)

  1. (uncountable) An artistic style heavily used in, and associated with, Japanese animation, and that has also been adopted by a comparatively low number of animated works from other countries
    • I can draw an anime version of you, if you want.
  2. (countable) An animated work originated in Japan, regardless of the artistic style.
    • 2005, Peter J. Katzenstein, A World of Regions, page 165,
      After three months of successful sales in manga form, it was made into an anime for television.
    • 2005, Joan D. Vinge, in The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Eighteenth Annual Collection, page cix,
      Usually the manga comes first, though it may be an offshoot of a novel, and an anime may be inspired by a video game.
    • 2006, Thomas LaMarre, in Japan After Japan (Tomiko Yoda & Harry D. Harootunian, eds.), page 363,
      These anime prepared the way for Otaku no video, a two-part Original Video Animation (OVA).
  3. (rare, countable, chiefly proscribed) An animated work in anime style, regardless of the country of origin.
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Etymology 2[edit]

French animé (animated) (from the insects that are entrapped in it); or native name.

Noun[edit]

anime

  1. A resin from a tropical American tree (Hymenaea courbaril), used to make varnishes.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ure to this entry?)

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese anime.

Noun[edit]

anime (genitive animes)

  1. Anime.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Japanese アニメ (anime).

Noun[edit]

anime

  1. anime

Declension[edit]

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

anime

  1. first-person singular present indicative of animer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of animer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of animer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of animer
  5. second-person singular imperative of animer

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Friulian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin anima (breath, soul) (cf. Italian alma, Romansch olma).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anime f (plural animis)

  1. soul

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

anime f

  1. plural form of anima

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

anime

  1. rōmaji reading of アニメ

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

anime m

  1. vocative singular of animus

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Japanese アニメ (anime).

Noun[edit]

anime n

  1. anime

Declension[edit]

Indeclinable.

External links[edit]

  • anime” in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Japanese アニメ (anime).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

anime m (plural animes)

  1. (animation) anime

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

anime

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of animar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of animar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of animar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of animar

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Japanese アニメ (anime).

Noun[edit]

anime n (plural animeuri)

  1. anime

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Japanese アニメ (anime), ultimately from English animation.

Noun[edit]

anime m (plural animes)

  1. anime

Etymology 2[edit]

See animar.

Verb[edit]

anime

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of animar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of animar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of animar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of animar.