trekke

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trekke

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of trekken

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German trecken; cognate with Danish trække.

Verb[edit]

trekke (imperative trekk, present tense trekker, passive trekkes, simple past trakk, past participle trukket, present participle trekkende)

  1. to pull
  2. to draw (e.g. a conclusion)
  3. (cooking) to steep (soak an item in liquid)
  4. (zoology, of animals, birds etc.) to migrate
  5. trekke (seg) tilbake - to withdraw, retreat

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West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian trekka, from Proto-Germanic *trakjaną (to drag), causative of Proto-Germanic *trekaną (to push, draw, scratch), from Proto-Indo-European *dereg- (to pull). Compare Low German trecken, Dutch trekken.

Verb[edit]

trekke

  1. to pull

Usage notes[edit]

Note that triek, triekst and trieken can be used as synonyms for truts, trutst and trutsen, respectively.

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