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

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɾaj/, [ˈtɾaɪ̯]

  • Hyphenation: trai
  • Rhymes: -aj

Verb[edit]

trai

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of trair
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of trair

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from trăi.

Noun[edit]

trai n (uncountable)

  1. living

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Romani: tràjo (life)

Tocharian B[edit]

cardinal numbers
Previous: wi
Next: śtwer

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes. Cognate with Tocharian A tre.

Numeral[edit]

trai

  1. three

Vietnamese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Vietnamese blai, from Proto-Vietic *p-laːl (man, male).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Northern Vietnam) giai

Noun[edit]

trai (𤳆 - 𪩭, 𤳇)

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

Adjective[edit]

trai

  1. (only in fixed expressions, of people) male
    Synonym: nam
    anh traian older brother
    em traia younger brother
    con traia son / boys
    cháu traia grandson / a nephew
    bác traia man who's presumably slightly older than one's parent
    bạn traia 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]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

(classifier con) trai (𧕚)

  1. oyster
Derived terms[edit]

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Irish tráig (shore, strand; ebb tide).

Noun[edit]

trai m

  1. ebb tide

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
trai drai nhrai thrai
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

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