katana

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English[edit]

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Katana

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /kəˈtɑnə/, [kɪ̈ˈtʰɑnə]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese (かたな (katana, literally sword).

Noun[edit]

katana (plural katana or katanas)

  1. A type of Japanese longsword, 日本刀 (にほんとう, nihontō) having a single edge and slight curvature.

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Chamicuro[edit]

Noun[edit]

katana

  1. blanket

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese katana.

Noun[edit]

katana m (plural katanas)

  1. Japanese sword

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

katana

  1. rōmaji reading of かたな