dret

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dret

  1. (18th century) Alternative spelling of drate; simple past tense of drite

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From Old Catalan dret, from Old Provençal, from Vulgar Latin *drēctus[1], syncopated form of Latin dīrectus. Cognate with Occitan drech, dreit, French droit. Doublet of directe.

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dret (feminine dreta, masculine plural drets, feminine plural dretes)

  1. right; opposite of left
    Synonyms: destre
    Antonyms: esquerre, sinistre
  2. straight (not crooked or bent)
    Synonyms: recte

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dret m (plural drets)

  1. right (something one is allowed to do)
  2. law (collectively, all the laws to which citizens are subject)
  3. law (the science)

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dīrectus, possibly through a syncopated Vulgar Latin form *drēctus.

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dret

  1. right
  2. straight, direct

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Romansch[edit]

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  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) dretg

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dīrectus, possibly through a syncopated Vulgar Latin form *drēctus.

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dret m (plural drets)

  1. (law, Puter, Vallader) law

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dret m (feminine singular dretta, masculine plural drets, feminine plural drettas)

  1. (Puter, Vallader) right (direction)