treg

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unclear. Possibly from a Balkan substrate, continuing Illyrian Tergitio ‎(“merchant”). Usually assumed to be connected with Proto-Slavic *tъrgъ, Lithuanian tur̃gus, Latvian tirgus, Swedish torg (market, marketplace). This group is considered to be cognate with the Italian city name of Trieste, Latin Tergeste.

Noun[edit]

treg m (indefinite plural tregje, definite singular tregu, definite plural tregjet)

  1. market
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tregr

Adjective[edit]

treg (neuter singular tregt, definite singular and plural trege, comparative tregere, indefinite superlative tregest, definite superlative tregeste)

  1. slow, sluggish

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tregr

Adjective[edit]

treg (neuter singular tregt, definite singular and plural trege, comparative tregare, indefinite superlative tregast, definite superlative tregaste)

  1. slow, sluggish

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Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *trugaz, *trugą, *truh-, *trauh-, *trawją, from Proto-Indo-European *drAuk(')- (a type of vessel). Akin to Old English trōg (trough).

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Noun[edit]

trēġ n

  1. a wooden board with a low rim; tray.

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