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English

Etymology

Old French tenez, second-person imperative of tenir (hold).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
tennis

Plural
-

tennis (-)
  1. (sports) A sport played by either two or four players with strung racquets, a 2-1/2" (6.4 cm) ball, and a net approximately 3 feet high on a clay, grass, or cement court.

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Finnish

Etymology

From English tennis.

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ten‧nis
  • IPA: [ˈtenːis]

Noun

tennis (stem tenni-*)

  1. tennis

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French

Pronunciation

Noun

tennis m. (plural tennis)

  1. tennis

Italian

Noun

tennis m. [[Category:Template:lang:it nouns|tennis]] inv.

  1. tennis

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