tsunami

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See also: Tsunami and tsunâmi

English[edit]

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From Japanese 津波 ‎(tsunami), from ‎(tsu, harbor) + ‎(nami, wave).

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tsunami ‎(plural tsunamis or tsunami)

  1. A very large and destructive wave, generally caused by a tremendous disturbance in the ocean, such as an undersea earthquake or volcanic eruption.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese.

Noun[edit]

tsunami f

  1. tsunami

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 津波/津浪 (つなみ, tsunami), “harbour wave”.

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tsunami m ‎(plural tsunami's, diminutive tsunamietje n)

  1. tsunami

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese.

Noun[edit]

tsunami

  1. tsunami

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Inflection of tsunami (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative tsunami tsunamit
genitive tsunamin tsunamien
partitive tsunamia tsunameja
illative tsunamiin tsunameihin
singular plural
nominative tsunami tsunamit
accusative nom.? tsunami tsunamit
gen. tsunamin
genitive tsunamin tsunamien
partitive tsunamia tsunameja
inessive tsunamissa tsunameissa
elative tsunamista tsunameista
illative tsunamiin tsunameihin
adessive tsunamilla tsunameilla
ablative tsunamilta tsunameilta
allative tsunamille tsunameille
essive tsunamina tsunameina
translative tsunamiksi tsunameiksi
instructive tsunamein
abessive tsunamitta tsunameitta
comitative tsunameineen

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 津波 / 津浪 ‎(つなみ, tsunami, harbour wave).

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Noun[edit]

tsunami m ‎(plural tsunamis)

  1. tsunami

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Italian[edit]

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Japanese

Noun[edit]

tsunami f ‎(invariable)

  1. tsunami

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Romanization[edit]

tsunami

  1. rōmaji reading of つなみ

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 津波 / 津浪 (つなみ ‎(tsunami, seismic sea wave, literally harbour wave)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [t͡s̪s̪ũn̪ãmʲi]

Noun[edit]

tsunami n ‎(indeclinable)

  1. tsunami

Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 津波 / 津浪 (つなみ ‎(seismic sea wave, literally harbour wave)).

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tsunami m or f (in variation) (plural tsunamis)

  1. tsunami (large, destructive wave)

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From English tsunami, from Japanese 津波 / 津浪 ‎(つなみ, tsunami, harbour wave).

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tsunami m ‎(plural tsunamis)

  1. tsunami

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tsʉːˈnɑːmɪ/, /tsɵˈnɑːmɪ/

Noun[edit]

tsunami c

  1. tsunami

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