træ

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tré ‎(tree), from Proto-Germanic *trewą ‎(tree, wood), from pre-Germanic *dréu̯om, thematic e-grade derivative of Proto-Indo-European *dóru ‎(tree). Cognate with Swedish trä ‎(wood), träd ‎(tree), Norwegian tre ‎(tree), Icelandic tré ‎(tree), English tree, Scots tree ‎(wood, rod, stick), North Frisian tre, trä ‎(tree), Middle Dutch tree ‎(tree), Gothic 𐍄𐍂𐌹𐌿 ‎(triu, tree, wood, piece of wood), Albanian dru ‎(tree, wood), Welsh dâr ‎(oaks), Ancient Greek δόρυ ‎(dóru, wood, spear), Tocharian A or.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /trɛː/, [ˈtˢʁæːˀ]

Noun[edit]

træ n (singular definite træet, plural indefinite træer)

  1. tree
  2. (uncountable) wood, timber

Derived terms[edit]

Inflection[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tré ‎(tree), from Proto-Germanic *trewą ‎(tree, wood), from pre-Germanic *dréu̯om, thematic e-grade derivative of Proto-Indo-European *dóru ‎(tree). Cognate with Swedish trä ‎(wood), träd ‎(tree), Norwegian tre ‎(tree), Icelandic tré ‎(tree), English tree, Scots tree ‎(wood, rod, stick), North Frisian tre, trä ‎(tree), Middle Dutch tree ‎(tree), Gothic 𐍄𐍂𐌹𐌿 ‎(triu, tree, wood, piece of wood), Albanian dru ‎(tree, wood), Welsh dâr ‎(oaks), Ancient Greek δόρυ ‎(dóru, wood, spear), Tocharian A or.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

træ n (genitive singular træs, plural trø)

  1. tree
  2. wood, timber

Declension[edit]

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative træ træið trø trøini
Accusative træ træið trø trøini
Dative træi træinum trøum trøunum
Genitive træs træsins træa træanna

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Ligurian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin trēs, from Proto-Italic *trēs, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

træ

  1. (cardinal) three (the number 3)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

træ ‎(imperative træ, present tense trær, simple past trædde, past participle trædd)

  1. to thread
    træ en nål - thread a needle