trave

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See also: Trave and trávě

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English [Term?], from Middle French trave, from Latin trabem, accusative of trabs (beam, thing made using beams)

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Noun[edit]

trave (plural traves)

  1. (architecture) A crossbeam.
  2. (architecture) A section formed by crossbeams.
  3. A wooden frame to confine unruly horses while they are shod.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin trabem, accusative singular of trabs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtra.ve/
  • Rhymes: -ave
  • Hyphenation: trà‧ve

Noun[edit]

trave f (plural travi)

  1. (architecture) beam, girder, rafter
  2. (gymnastics) balance beam
    Synonym: trave di equilibrio

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

trave

  1. a wooden cage used to contain horses being shod

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin trabem, accusative singular of trabs.

Noun[edit]

trave f (plural traves)

  1. crossbeam

Descendants[edit]

  • English: trave

References[edit]

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (trave)

Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin trabem, accusative of trabs (beam).

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trave f

  1. beam
    • como ſṫa M de caſtro xerez guardou agente que sija na ygreia oyndo ſermon dũa traue que caeu de çima da ygreia ſobreles.
      How holy Mary of Castrojeriz saved the people, who were in the church listening to the sermon, from a beam which fell from above the church on them.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese trave, from Latin trabem, accusative of trabs (beam).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (South Brazil) /ˈtɾa.ve/
  • Hyphenation: tra‧ve
  • Rhymes: -avi, -avɨ

Noun[edit]

trave f (plural traves)

  1. beam
    Synonym: viga
  2. (architecture) trave (joist)
    Synonym: barrote
  3. (sports) goalpost
  4. (sports) crossbar

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Further reading[edit]

  • trave” in Dicionário Aberto based on Novo Diccionário da Língua Portuguesa de Cândido de Figueiredo, 1913