trai

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *tragere, from Latin trahere, present active infinitive of trahō.

Verb[edit]

trai (past participle trat)

  1. (transitive) to throw; to dash
  2. (transitive, intransitive) to shoot, to fire

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

trai

  1. second-person singular indicative present of trarre
  2. second-person singular imperative of trarre

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

trai

  1. third-person singular present indicative of trair
  2. second-person singular imperative of trair

Tocharian B[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes. Cognate with Tocharian A tre.

Numeral[edit]

trai

  1. (cardinal) three

Vietnamese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *p-laːl, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *bplaaj, an infixed form of *blaaj (young man); cognate with Mon ဗၠဲာ (plai, bachelor, unmarried male past age of puberty).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

trai

  1. (collective) boys and men
    con trai
    boys
Derived terms[edit]

Adjectives[edit]

trai

  1. (only in fixed expressions, of people) Synonym of nam (male)
    anh trai
    an older brother
    em trai
    a younger brother
    con trai
    a son / boys
    cháu trai
    a grandson / a nephew
    bác trai
    a man who's presumably slightly older than one's parent
    bạn trai
    a young male friend / a young boy or man / a boyfriend

Usage notes[edit]

  • Unlike other kinship terms, bác is gender-neutral when used to address a senior stranger, therefore it could be accompanied by trai or gái for clarification.

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

(classifier con) trai (𧕚)

  1. oyster
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