Nike

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See also: Niké

English[edit]

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A Nike shoe
The goddess Nike

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Νίκη (Níkē), from νίκη (níkē, victory).

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Nike

  1. (Greek mythology) The goddess of victory and triumph; Athena's companion.
  2. A brand of sports shoes, equipment and clothing.
  3. (astronomy) 307 Nike, a main belt asteroid.

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German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek Νίκη (Níkē), from νίκη (níkē, victory).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈniːkə/, /ˈniːke/

Proper noun[edit]

Nike f (genitive Nikes)

  1. Nike (Greek goddess)

Etymology 2[edit]

From the brand, from English Nike, from the Greek word in etymology 1.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /naɪ̯k/ (usual; from an assumed English pronunciation)
  • IPA(key): /ˈnaɪ̯ki/ (less common; may sound pedantic or pretentious to some)

Proper noun[edit]

Nike n (genitive Nikes)

  1. Nike (company)

Noun[edit]

Nike m (genitive Nikes or Nike, plural Nikes)

  1. a Nike shoe

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Romanization[edit]

Nike

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ニケ