Pokémon

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See also: Pokemon and pokémon

English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese ポケモン (Pokemon), a clipping of ポケットモンスター (Poketto Monsutā, literally pocket monster).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈpəʊkəmɒn/
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  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈpoʊkeɪˌmɑn/, /ˈpoʊkiˌmɑn/

Proper noun[edit]

Pokémon

  1. a Japanese media franchise featuring fictional creatures that are captured by humans and trained to battle each other

Noun[edit]

Pokémon (plural Pokémon)

  1. a fictional creature from the universe of this franchise