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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
Category: Music and Dance, Informal
Ref: ukulele .
Origin of uke:
1925–30; by shortening
a small guitar having four strings
Origin: From ukulele by shortening
In Japanese martial arts, the uke is the person who "receives" a technique. The exact role of uke also known as a partner, varies between the different arts and often within the art itself depending on the situation. For instance in aikido, judo kata, and bujinkan ninjutsu uke initiates an attack against his partner, who then defends, whereas in competition judo, there is no designated uke.
Translations for uke
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
any sequence of seven days, especially from Sunday to Saturday
It's three weeks since I saw her.
- semanaPortuguese (BR)
- die WocheGerman
- 주(보통 일요일부터 토요일까지의 7일간)Korean
- หนึ่งสัปดาห์; ช่วงระยะเวลา 7 วันติดต่อกัน; หนึ่งอาทิตย์Thai
- 一週(星期)Chinese (Trad.)
- 周，星期Chinese (Simp.)
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