draen

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Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *dragenā (sloetree, blackthorn, Prunus spinosa) (compare Old Irish draigen).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

draen f (plural drein, singulative draenenn)

  1. (botany) thorn
  2. fishbone
  3. point, tip (of sharp object)
  4. (by extension, of arms) détente
  5. (by extension, of horse) withers
  6. (figuratively) snag, hitch, problem, difficulty

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þrēaną, akin to Old Saxon thrāian, Old English þrāwan.

Verb[edit]

drāen

  1. to twist
  2. to turn

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