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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Japanese 空手 (karate), from 唐手 (karate), from Okinawan 唐手 (tūdī, Chinese hand).

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NounEdit

karate (uncountable)

  1. An Okinawan martial art involving primarily punching and kicking, but additionally, advanced throws, arm bars, grappling and all means of fighting.

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karate (third-person singular simple present karates, present participle karateing, simple past and past participle karated)

  1. (transitive, informal) To attack (somebody or something) with karate or similar techniques.

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Japanese 空手 (karate), from 唐手 (karate), from Okinawan 唐手 (tūdī, empty hand).

NounEdit

karate (uncountable)

  1. karate

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CzechEdit

NounEdit

karate n

  1. karate

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Japanese 空手.

NounEdit

karate

  1. karate

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Japanese 空手, from 唐手 (karate), from Okinawan 唐手 (tūdī, empty hand).

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NounEdit

karate n (genitive singular karates, no plural)

  1. karate

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

karate

  1. Rōmaji transcription of からて

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Japanese 空手 (karate)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

karate n (indecl)

  1. karate

Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Japanese 空手, from 唐手 (karate), from Okinawan 唐手 (tūdī, empty hand).

NounEdit

karàte m (Cyrillic spelling кара̀те) (not inflected)

  1. karate

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Japanese 空手 (karate), from 唐手 (karate), from Okinawan 唐手 (tūdī, empty hand).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

karate m (uncountable)

  1. (martial arts) karate