athlete

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athlete[編輯]

英語

名詞[編輯]

athlete 縮寫 athl.

  • A person possessing the natural or acquired traits, such as strength, agility, and endurance, that are necessary for physical exercise or sports, especially those performed in competitive contexts.
  • 運動員:具有某種先天或後天才能,如體育鍛煉和運動所必須需的體力、靈活和耐力,尤指在競技中表示現出來的

詞源[編輯]

  • Middle English

中古英語

  • from Latin athl¶a

源自 拉丁語 athl¶a

  • from Greek athl¶¶s} [contestant]

源自 希臘語 athl¶¶s} [競技者]

  • from athlein [to contend]

源自 athlein [參加競賽]

  • possibly from athlos [contest]

可能源自 athlos [競賽]