kimono

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English[edit]

A woman in a kimono.

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 着物 (kimono, clothing), which is from (wearing) + (mono, thing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kimono (plural kimonos or kimono)

  1. A traditional Japanese robe-like garment that is now generally worn only in formal occasions.
  2. A yukata.
  3. A long robe-like garment.

Usage notes[edit]

In Japanese, a yukata is not considered to be a type of kimono, except in the broad meaning of kimono of clothing.

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Further reading[edit]


Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 着物 (kimono, clothing), which is from (wearing) + (mono, thing).

Noun[edit]

kimono n

  1. kimono (traditional Japanese clothing that is worn in formal occasions)

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 着物.

Noun[edit]

kimono

  1. kimono

Declension[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

First attested in 1880.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kiˈmoː.noː/
  • Hyphenation: ki‧mo‧no

Noun[edit]

kimono m (plural kimono's, diminutive kimonootje n)

  1. kimono
    • 1880 August 10, Rudolf Lindau (misspelled as "Rudolph Lindau"), "Feuilleton. De kleine wereld. Een verhaal uit Japan", episode 5, tr. from German, in Provinciale Overijsselsche en Zwolsche courant, no. 186, page 2.
      „Ik zie hem in zijn huis nooit anders dan in een Kimono (Japansch gewaad) en met sandalen loopen; ook neemt hij les in 't schermen bij een ouden, beroemden edelman, die hier leeg loopt. []
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    • 1884, De Gids, vol 48, page 497.
      Rood als een kreeft, dampend als een afgebeuld paard bij helder winterweder, geene koude ten gevolge dier verdamping gevoelend — het kenmerkend onderscheid tusschen een warm en een zéér warm bad — doch door een onbeschrijfelijk gevoel van welbehagen voor het doorstaan der kortstondige marteling beloond, werp ik mijn kimono op de schouders, en klap alweder in de handen: []
      Red like a lobster, steaming like a cruelly exploited, exhausted horse in the clear weather of winter, not feeling any cold as a result of its evaporation − the characteristic difference between a warm and a very warm bath — yet rewarded for withstanding a short-lived torment by an indescribable sense of contentment, I throw my kimono over my shoulders, and clap in my hands again: []

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 着物 (kimono, clothing), which is from (wearing) + (mono, thing).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kiˈmono/
  • Hyphenation: ki‧mo‧no

Noun[edit]

kimono (accusative singular kimonon, plural kimonoj, accusative plural kimonojn)

  1. kimono

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 着物 (kimono, clothing), which is from (wearing) + (mono, thing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kimono

  1. kimono

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kimono (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative kimono kimonot
genitive kimonon kimonojen
kimonoiden
kimonoitten
partitive kimonoa kimonoja
kimonoita
illative kimonoon kimonoihin
singular plural
nominative kimono kimonot
accusative nom. kimono kimonot
gen. kimonon
genitive kimonon kimonojen
kimonoiden
kimonoitten
partitive kimonoa kimonoja
kimonoita
inessive kimonossa kimonoissa
elative kimonosta kimonoista
illative kimonoon kimonoihin
adessive kimonolla kimonoilla
ablative kimonolta kimonoilta
allative kimonolle kimonoille
essive kimonona kimonoina
translative kimonoksi kimonoiksi
instructive kimonoin
abessive kimonotta kimonoitta
comitative kimonoineen

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 着物 (kimono, clothing), which is from (wearing) + (mono, thing).

Noun[edit]

kimono (plural kimoni)

  1. kimono

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

kimono

  1. Rōmaji transcription of きもの

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 着物 (kimono, clothing), which is from (wearing) + (mono, thing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kimono n

  1. kimono

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

kimono m (plural kimonos)

  1. Alternative spelling of quimono

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:quimono.


Sicilian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kimono m (plural kimono)

  1. Alternative form of chimonu

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 着物 (kimono, clothing), which is from (wearing) + (mono, thing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kimono m (plural kimonos)

  1. kimono