draad

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch draad.

Noun[edit]

draad (plural draden)

  1. wire

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch draet, from Old Dutch *thrād, from Proto-Germanic *þrēduz, from Proto-Indo-European *treh₁-tu-, from *terh₁- (rub, twist). Compare German Draht, West Frisian tried, English thread, Danish tråd.

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Noun[edit]

draad m (plural draden, diminutive draadje n)

  1. thread
  2. wire
  3. (engineering) screw thread
  4. (Internet, informal) discussion thread, topic

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