drai

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Cimbrian[edit]

Cimbrian cardinal numbers
 <  2 3 4  > 
    Cardinal : drai
    Ordinal : draite

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German drī, from Old High German drī, from Proto-Germanic *þrīz. Cognate with German drei, Dutch drie, English three, Icelandic þrír, Gothic 𐌸𐍂𐌴𐌹𐍃 (þreis).

Numeral[edit]

drai (dative drain)

  1. (Luserna, Sette Comuni) three
    sbéen, drai, viaretwo, three, four
    drai khüuthree cows

References[edit]

  • “drai” in Martalar, Umberto Martello; Bellotto, Alfonso (1974) Dizionario della lingua Cimbra dei Sette Communi vicentini, 1st edition, Roana, Italy: Instituto di Cultura Cimbra A. Dal Pozzo
  • “drai” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Drehu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

drai

  1. day

References[edit]


Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch draaien.

Verb[edit]

drai

  1. to turn (intransative)

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English dry.

Adjective[edit]

drai

  1. dry
    • 1989, Buk Baibel long Tok Pisin, Port Moresby: Bible Society of Papua New Guinea, 1:9:
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

Noun[edit]

drai

  1. an old coconut used for copra

See also[edit]

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