Definition of Pokemon in English:

Pokemon

noun

trademark
  • A video game, card game, or other toy featuring certain Japanese cartoon characters.

    • ‘When a Pokemon is hit three times with the ball, it is captured.’
    • ‘‘After kids come up with a strategy to catch a Pokemon, they then have to train and nurture it as it evolves,’ she says.’
    • ‘In the Pokemon TV series, as soon as you capture a Pokemon, it somehow becomes loyal to you.’

Origin

From the name of the Japanese video game Pokemon, itself from the words pocket monster.

Pronunciation:

Pokemon

/ˈpōkiˌmän/