trad

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See also: Trad, träd, tråd, and trąd

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of traditional.

Adjective[edit]

trad (not comparable)

  1. (chiefly music) traditional
    I've been listening to trad jazz lately.

Noun[edit]

trad (countable and uncountable, plural trads)

  1. (climbing) traditional climbing.
  2. (music) Irish traditional music
  3. (informal) (Especially in a Catholic sense) A traditionalist.
  4. (informal) Anything traditional, such as a school or a model of car.

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Cornish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Revived Middle Cornish) IPA(key): [traːd]
  • (Revived Late Cornish) IPA(key): [træːd]

Noun[edit]

trad m (plural tradys)

  1. way, trade

References[edit]

  • Cornish-English Dictionary from Maga's Online Dictionary
  • 2018, Akademi Kernewek Gerlyver Kernewek (FSS) Cornish Dictionary (SWF) (2018 edition, p.183)

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑt

Verb[edit]

trad

  1. singular past indicative of treden

Yola[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English treden, from Old English tredan, from Proto-West Germanic *tredan.

Verb[edit]

trad

  1. to tread
    • 1867, CONGRATULATORY ADDRESS IN THE DIALECT OF FORTH AND BARGY, line 12:
      az avare ye trad dicke londe
      for before your foot pressed the soil,

References[edit]

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith, page 114