badminton

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English[edit]

Badminton player Peter Gade.

Etymology[edit]

Named after Badminton House, an estate in Gloucestershire owned by the Duke of Beaufort, where the game was first played in England.

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badminton (uncountable)

  1. A racquet sport played indoors on a court by two opposing players (singles) or two opposing pairs of players (doubles), in which a shuttlecock is volleyed over a net and the competitions are presided by an umpire in British English and a referee in American English.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

badminton m

  1. badminton

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /badməntɔn/, [ˈb̥ad̥məntˢʌn]

Noun[edit]

badminton c

  1. badminton

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpat.mɪn.tʰɔn]

Noun[edit]

badminton n (genitive singular badmintons, uncountable)

  1. badminton

Declension[edit]

n3s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative badminton badmintonið
Accusative badminton badmintonið
Dative badmintoni badmintoninum
Genitive badmintons badmintonsins

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English

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Noun[edit]

badminton m (uncountable)

  1. badminton

Italian[edit]

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Noun[edit]

badminton m (invariable)

  1. badminton