dre

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See also: DRE, drę, and dře

Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *drani, cognate to Illyrian *drenis, identical to Hesychian ἀρανίς (aranís) (misspelling of δρανίς (dranís, deer)), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰrēn- (drone, buzz).[1] Compare English drone, Ancient Greek θρήνος (thrḗnos, lament)).[2]

Noun[edit]

dre m (indefinite plural drerë, definite singular dreri, definite plural drerët)

  1. deer

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Mallory, J. P.; Adams, D. Q., editors (1997) Encyclopedia of Indo-European culture, London, Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishers, page 395
  2. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “dre”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, pages 72-3

Slovene[edit]

Verb[edit]

dre

  1. third-person singular present of dreti

Welsh[edit]

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Noun[edit]

dre f

  1. Soft mutation of tre.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tre dre nhre thre
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.