Definitions for hockeyˈhɒk i
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Ref: ice hockey.
Ref: field hockey.
Origin of hockey:
1520–30; earlier hockie, perh. =hock-hook+-ie -ie
field hockey, hockey(noun)
a game resembling ice hockey that is played on an open field; two opposing teams use curved sticks try to drive a ball into the opponents' net
ice hockey, hockey, hockey game(noun)
a game played on an ice rink by two opposing teams of six skaters each who try to knock a flat round puck into the opponents' goal with angled sticks
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
Variation of oche.
Origin: Unknown origin, 16th century, possibly related to hook due to the curvature of the stick.
a game in which two parties of players, armed with sticks curved or hooked at the end, attempt to drive any small object (as a ball or a bit of wood) toward opposite goals
the stick used by the players
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A game in which two parties of players provided with curved or hooked sticks seek to drive a ball or puck through opposite goals. This applies to either ice hockey or field hockey.
Translations for hockey
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a game for two teams of eleven players, played with clubs which are bent at one end (ˈhockey-sticks) and a ball, or in ice hockey , a round flat disc called a puck.
- لُعْبَة الهوكيArabic
- hóqueiPortuguese (BR)
- das HockeyGerman
- hockey; bâton (de hockey)French
- हॉकी, एक प्रकार का खेलHindi
- íshokkí, ísknattleikurIcelandic
- 아이스 하키Korean
- (ledo,þolës) ritulysLithuanian
- هاکی، یو ډول لوبه دهPashto
- hochei; crosă (de hochei)Romanian
- landhockey, ishockeySwedish
- hokey (oyunu)Turkish
- 曲棍球Chinese (Trad.)
- ہاکی کا کھیلUrdu
- môn khúc côn cầuVietnamese
- 曲棍球Chinese (Simp.)
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