trio

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See also: Trio, trío, and tríó

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

1715-25; < Italian, equivalent to tri- tri- + ( du) o two

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Noun[edit]

trio ‎(plural trios)

  1. A group of three people or things.
  2. ​A group of three musicians.
  3. (music) A piece of music written for three musicians.
  4. (music) A passage in the middle of a minuet, frequently in a different key.
  5. Any cocktail made with a spirit, a liqueur, and a creamy ingredient.

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

trio

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of triar

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tri +‎ -o

Noun[edit]

trio ‎(accusative singular trion, plural trioj, accusative plural triojn)

  1. threesome, trio

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

trio

  1. trio

Declension[edit]

Inflection of trio (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative trio triot
genitive trion triojen
partitive trioa trioja
illative trioon trioihin
singular plural
nominative trio triot
accusative nom.? trio triot
gen. trion
genitive trion triojen
partitive trioa trioja
inessive triossa trioissa
elative triosta trioista
illative trioon trioihin
adessive triolla trioilla
ablative triolta trioilta
allative triolleˣ trioilleˣ
essive triona trioina
translative trioksi trioiksi
instructive trioin
abessive triotta trioitta
comitative trioineen

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

trio m ‎(plural trios)

  1. trio

Noun[edit]

trio m ‎(uncountable)

  1. Tiriyó (language)

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

trio m ‎(plural trii)

  1. trio, threesome
  2. (music) trio
  3. (baby carriage system) travel system

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baby carriage

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *terh₁- ‎(to tread).

Noun[edit]

triō m ‎(genitive triōnis); third declension

  1. a plow ox
  2. (chiefly in plural) the constellation of the Wagon (Ursa Major and Ursa Minor)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative triō triōnēs
genitive triōnis triōnum
dative triōnī triōnibus
accusative triōnem triōnēs
ablative triōne triōnibus
vocative triō triōnēs

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English and French trio.

Noun[edit]

trio m (plural trios)

  1. (Jersey) trio

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian trio.

Noun[edit]

trio m ‎(definite singular trioen, indefinite plural trioer, definite plural trioene)

  1. trio (group of three musicians; piece of music for three instruments; group of three people)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian trio.

Noun[edit]

trio m ‎(definite singular trioen, indefinite plural trioar, definite plural trioane)

  1. trio (group of three musicians; piece of music for three instruments)

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

trio m (plural trios)

  1. trio (group of three people or things)

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Verb[edit]

trio

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of triar