drie

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Afrikaans[edit]

Afrikaans cardinal numbers
2 3 4
    Cardinal : drie
    Ordinal : derde

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch drie, from Middle Dutch dri, drie, from Old Dutch *thrie, from Proto-Germanic *þrīz, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

Numeral[edit]

drie

  1. (cardinal) three

Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • drij (rare, in dialectal Belgian Dutch)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch drie, from Old Dutch *thrie, from Proto-Germanic *þrīz, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes. Compare German drei, West Frisian thrē, English three.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

Dutch cardinal numbers
2 3 4
    Cardinal : drie
    Ordinal : derde

drie

  1. (cardinal) three

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Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately cognate to German drei.

Numeral[edit]

drie

  1. (cardinal) three

Middle Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch thrīe, from Proto-Germanic *þrīz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

drie

  1. three

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