treu

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Verb[edit]

treu

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of treure
  2. second-person singular imperative form of treure

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German triuwe, from Old High German triuwi, from Proto-Germanic *triwwiz. See English true for more.

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Adjective[edit]

treu (comparative treuer, superlative am treusten or am treuesten)

  1. loyal; faithful; true
    • Bach, Cantata BWV 150, Nach dir, Herr, verlanget mich
      Bleibet Gott mein treuer Schatz, achte ich nicht Menschenkreuz.
      If God remains to be my faithful treasure, I care not mankind’s cruelty.

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Further reading[edit]

  • treu in Duden online