matcha

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese 抹茶 (matcha), from (matsu, to wipe, to rub) + (cha, tea).

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Noun[edit]

matcha (uncountable)

  1. A powdered green tea used in the Japanese tea ceremony.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese 抹茶 (matcha), from (matsu, to wipe, to rub) + (cha, tea).

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Noun[edit]

matcha m (uncountable)

  1. matcha (powdered green tea for ceremonies)

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese 抹茶 (matcha), from (matsu, to wipe, to rub) + (cha, tea).

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  • IPA(key): /ˈmat.tʃa/
  • Hyphenation: mat‧cha

Noun[edit]

matcha m (uncountable)

  1. matcha (powdered green tea for ceremonies)

Japanese[edit]

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matcha

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まっちゃ

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

matcha

  1. simple past of matche
  2. past participle of matche

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

1952: borrowing from English match, from Middle English matche, metche, macche, mecche, mache, meche, from Old English mæċċa, ġemæċċa, secondary forms of maca, ġemaca (companion, mate, wife, one suited to another), from Proto-Germanic *makkô, *gamakkô, *makô, *gamakô (an equal; comrade), from Proto-Indo-European *mag- (to knead, work).

Verb[edit]

matcha (present matchar, preterite matchade, supine matchat, imperative matcha)

  1. (transitive) to match
  2. (transitive) to conform, to fit
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese 抹茶 (matcha), from (matsu, to wipe, to rub) + (cha, tea).

Noun[edit]

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matcha c (uncountable)

  1. matcha (powdered green tea for ceremonies)
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