Hay 3 definiciones de dan en inglés:

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Saltos de línea: dan

sustantivo

1Any of ten degrees of advanced proficiency in judo or karate: he was awarded his first dan
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He joined the highly-touted Waseda Judo Club, advancing to the rank of fourth dan by his senior year.
  • Later he was awarded his seventh dan in the organization.
  • He was the founder or ‘Shihan’ and his was the responsibility to authorize his pupils' dans.
1.1A person who has achieved a dan: in five years' time they can become a black belt second dan
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • 'Now he is a second dan and a black belt degree holder,’ said Silvi.
  • Richard, a black belt second dan, took up the martial art of shotokan after being bullied in junior school, and found it boosted his confidence.
  • Today, the 23-year-old second dan will be competing with the best in the world in one of the most esoteric martial arts on the planet.

Origen

1940s: from Japanese.

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Hay 3 definiciones de dan en inglés:

dan2

Saltos de línea: dan
(also dan buoy)

sustantivo

A small temporary marker buoy with a lightweight flagpole.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The short first beat to a dan buoy near the Steamboat Museum gave an indication of unpredictable conditions.
  • Sunday brought a strong easterly wind and a course was set in the north lake with a start near FBA south to a dan buoy near Roughholme Island.
  • Four anchored dan buoys with radar transponders provided navigational control for the greater part of the survey.

Origen

late 17th century: of unknown origin.

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