tra-

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin trāns (across, beyond), from Proto-Indo-European *terh₂- (through, throughout, over). Doublet of trans-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

tra-

  1. trans-
  2. between, among

Derived terms[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See tra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

tra-

  1. beyond, over, across
    tra- + ‎dwy (two) → ‎tradwy (in three days time)
    tra- + ‎môr (sea) → ‎tramor (abroad)
    tra- + ‎plith (middle, midst) → ‎traphlith (topsy-turvy, in confusion)
    Synonyms: traws-, tros-
  2. large
    tra- + ‎pont (bridge) → ‎traphont (viaduct)
    tra- + ‎chwant (desire, lust) → ‎trachwant (covetousness, greed)
    tra- + ‎ffordd (road) → ‎traffordd (motorway)

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tra- dra- nhra- thra-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “tra-”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies