English Etymology Coined from Gr. ÏÎµÏÏÎ¬- (tetra-) + tennis.
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#computing an electronic puzzle game in which falling tetrominoes must be manipulated to form complete lines.
Quotations 2005: Jack Leonard, Bad Altitude :While I worked out a Tetris-like arrangement to get all of the leftovers into the oven, Phil's curiosity got the better of him.
Translations trans-top|game in which falling shapes must be manipulated Belarusian: Ð¢ÑÑÑÑÑ (Tetrys) Czech:
Tetris Dutch: Tetris Esperanto: Tetriso Finnish: Tetris French: Tetris German:
Tetris Hebrew: ×××¨××¡ (tetris) Icelandic: Tetris n Italian:
Tetris Japanese: ãããªã¹ (tetorisu) trans-mid Lithuanian: Tetris
Norwegian: Tetris Polish: Tetris Portuguese: Tetris Russian: Ð¢ÐµÑÑÐ¸Ñ
(TÃ©tris) m Slovak: Tetris Slovene: Tetris Spanish: Tetris Swedish: Tetris