træ

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tré (tree), from Proto-Germanic *trewą (tree, wood), from pre-Germanic *dréu̯om, thematic e-grade derivative of Proto-Indo-European *dóru (tree). Cognate with Swedish trä (wood), träd (tree), Norwegian tre (tree), Icelandic tré (tree), English tree, Scots tree (wood, rod, stick), North Frisian tre, trä (tree), Middle Dutch tree (tree), Gothic 𐍄𐍂𐌹𐌿 (triu, tree, wood, piece of wood), Albanian dru (tree, wood), Welsh dâr (oaks), Ancient Greek δόρυ (dóru, wood, spear), Tocharian A or.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tra/, [ˈtˢʁæ]

Noun[edit]

træ n (singular definite træet, plural indefinite træer)

  1. tree
  2. (uncountable) wood, timber

Derived terms[edit]

Inflection[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tré (tree), from Proto-Germanic *trewą (tree, wood), from pre-Germanic *dréu̯om, thematic e-grade derivative of Proto-Indo-European *dóru (tree). Cognate with Swedish trä (wood), träd (tree), Norwegian tre (tree), Icelandic tré (tree), English tree, Scots tree (wood, rod, stick), North Frisian tre, trä (tree), Middle Dutch tree (tree), Gothic 𐍄𐍂𐌹𐌿 (triu, tree, wood, piece of wood), Albanian dru (tree, wood), Welsh dâr (oaks), Ancient Greek δόρυ (dóru, wood, spear), Tocharian A or.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

træ n (genitive singular træs, plural trø)

  1. tree
  2. wood, timber

Declension[edit]

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative træ træið trø trøini
Accusative træ træið trø trøini
Dative træi træinum trøum trøunum
Genitive træs træsins træa træanna

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Ligurian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin trēs, from Proto-Italic *trēs, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

træ

  1. (cardinal) three (the number 3)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

træ (imperative træ, present tense trær, simple past trædde, past participle trædd)

  1. to thread
    træ en nål - thread a needle