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træ

træ

See also: trae, traé, trä, and trǽ

Danish

Noun

træ n (singular definite træet, plural indefinite træer)

  1. tree
  2. (uncountable) wood, timber

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Faroese

Etymology

From Old Norse tré (tree), from Proto-Germanic *trewą (tree, wood), from pre-Germanic *dréu̯om, thematic e-grade derivative of Proto-Indo-European *dóru (tree). Cognate with Swedish trä (wood), träd (tree), Norwegian tre (tree), Icelandic tré (tree), English tree, Scots tree (wood, rod, stick), North Frisian tre, trä (tree), Middle Dutch tree (tree), Gothic 𐍄𐍂𐌹𐌿 (triu, tree, wood, piece of wood), Albanian dru (tree, wood), Welsh dâr (oaks), Ancient Greek δόρυ (dóru, wood, spear), Tocharian A or.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [tɹɛaː]

Noun

træ n (genitive singular træs, plural trø)

  1. tree
  2. wood, timber

Declension

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative træ træið trø trøini
Accusative træ træið trø trøini
Dative træi træinum trøum trøunum
Genitive træs træsins træa træanna

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Ligurian

Etymology

From Latin trēs, from Proto-Italic *trēs, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈtrɛː/

Numeral

træ

  1. (cardinal) three (the number 3)

Norwegian Bokmål

Alternative forms

Verb

træ (imperative træ, present tense trær, simple past trædde, past participle trædd)

  1. to thread
    træ en nål - thread a needle