samurai

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See also: Samurai and samurái

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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An armoured and armed samurai.

Borrowed from Japanese (samurai).

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Noun[edit]

samurai (plural samurai or samurais)

  1. In feudal Japan, a soldier who served a daimyo.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese (samurai).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑmurɑi̯/, [ˈs̠ɑmurɑi̯]
  • Rhymes: -ɑmurɑi
  • Syllabification: sa‧mu‧rai

Noun[edit]

samurai

  1. samurai

Declension[edit]

Inflection of samurai (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative samurai samurait
genitive samurain samuraiden
samuraitten
partitive samuraita samuraita
illative samuraihin samuraihin
singular plural
nominative samurai samurait
accusative nom. samurai samurait
gen. samurain
genitive samurain samuraiden
samuraitten
partitive samuraita samuraita
inessive samuraissa samuraissa
elative samuraista samuraista
illative samuraihin samuraihin
adessive samurailla samurailla
ablative samurailta samurailta
allative samuraille samuraille
essive samuraina samuraina
translative samuraiksi samuraiksi
instructive samurain
abessive samuraitta samuraitta
comitative samuraineen
Possessive forms of samurai (type maa)
possessor singular plural
1st person samuraini samuraimme
2nd person samuraisi samurainne
3rd person samurainsa

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese (samurai).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sa.mu.rai/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧mu‧rai

Noun[edit]

samurai (plural, first-person possessive samuraiku, second-person possessive samuraimu, third-person possessive samurainya)

  1. samurai.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese (さむらい, samurai, archaic さぶらい, saburai), 連用形 (ren'yōkei, stem or continuative form) of the classical verb 侍ふ (saburafu, to serve), ultimately derived from (sa-, prefix meaning "early") + 守らふ (morafu, to keep watch).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sa.muˈra.i/, [s̪ämuˈr̺äːi], [s̪ämuˈr̺äi̯]
  • Hyphenation: sa‧mu‧rài

Noun[edit]

samurai m (invariable)

  1. (historical) samurai (feudal Japanese warrior)

References[edit]

  • samurai in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

samurai

  1. Rōmaji transcription of さむらい

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese (samurai).

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Noun[edit]

samurai m (plural samurais)

  1. (military, historical) samurai (feudal Japanese warrior)

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:samurai.


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

samurai

  1. Misspelling of samurái.