tras

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See also: trás, träs, tras-, and tra's

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *t(e)ratja, cognate to Sanskrit तरति (tárati, to cross over).[1]

Verb[edit]

tras (first-person singular past tense trata, participle tratur)

  1. to pull (a boat to the coast)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2000) A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Leiden: Brill, page 192

Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tras

Noun[edit]

tras

  1. Barbodes tras; a cyprinid fish endemic to Lake Lanao in the Philippines

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French [Term?], from Old French [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /trɑs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: tras
  • Rhymes: -ɑs

Noun[edit]

tras n (uncountable)

  1. trass, ground tuff

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: tras

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese [Term?], from Latin trāns (across, beyond).

Preposition[edit]

tras

  1. behind
  2. after

Synonyms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch tras. Doublet of teras.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈt̪(ə̆)ras]
  • Hyphenation: tras

Noun[edit]

tras (plural, first-person possessive trasku, second-person possessive trasmu, third-person possessive trasnya)

  1. trass,
    1. (geology) a white to grey volcanic tufa, formed of decomposed trachytic cinders, sometimes used as a cement.
    2. a coarse sort of plaster or mortar, durable in water, and used to line cisterns and other reservoirs of water.

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Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese trás.

Preposition[edit]

tras

  1. behind
  2. back

Middle English[edit]

Verb[edit]

tras

  1. Alternative form of tracen

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish [Term?], from Latin trāns (across, beyond), from Proto-Indo-European *terh₂- (through, throughout, over). Doublet of trans-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

tras

  1. after, in the wake of
    Tras el mortal sismo, se derrumbaron numerosos edificios.
    In the wake of the deadly earthquake, many buildings collapsed.
    año tras añoyear after year
    semana tras semanaweek after week
  2. behind (on the far side of)
  3. beyond
  4. after (+ de, optional) (in pursuit of)
    Synonym: en pos de
    Los malos están tras de ti.The bad guys are after you.

Usage notes[edit]

Tras is often found in written language. In speech, atrás de, detrás de or después de are more common.

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Zoogocho Zapotec[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish durazno.

Noun[edit]

tras

  1. peach

References[edit]

  • Long C., Rebecca; Cruz M., Sofronio (2000) Diccionario zapoteco de San Bartolomé Zoogocho, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 38)‎[1] (in Spanish), second electronic edition, Coyoacán, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 283