traust

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traust

  1. Second-person singular present of trauen.

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse traust (confidence, trust, security, help, shelter, safe abode), from Proto-Germanic *traustą (trust, shelter), from Proto-Indo-European *deru-, *dreu-, *drū- (to be firm, be solid). See also treysta (to trust).

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Noun[edit]

traust n (genitive singular trausts, no plural)

  1. trust, faith
    Ég hef alltaf synt þér traust.
    I have always shown faith in you.
  2. confidence, trust

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse traustr.

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Adjective[edit]

traust (indefinite singular traust, definite singular and plural trauste, comparative traustare, indefinite superlative traustast, definite superlative traustaste)

  1. trusty, strong, solid

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