katana

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English[edit]

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Katana

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese (katana, literally sword).

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

katana (plural katana or katanas)

  1. A type of Japanese longsword or 日本刀 (nihontō), having a single edge and slight curvature, historically used by samurai and ninja.

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Chamicuro[edit]

Noun[edit]

katana

  1. blanket

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese (katana, literally sword).

Noun[edit]

katana m (plural katanas)

  1. Japanese sword

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese (katana, literally sword).

Noun[edit]

katana f (plural katane)

  1. Japanese sword

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

katana

  1. Rōmaji transcription of かたな

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

katana f (plural katanas)

  1. Alternative spelling of catana