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trio

See also: Trio, trío, and tríó

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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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CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

trio

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of triar

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

tri + -o

NounEdit

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

  1. threesome, trio

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

trio

  1. trio

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ItalianEdit

NounEdit

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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JèrriaisEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English and French trio.

NounEdit

trio m (plural trios)

  1. trio

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

triō m (genitive triōnis); third declension

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

InflectionEdit

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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Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian trio

NounEdit

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

  1. a trio (group of three musicians)
  2. a trio (piece of music for three instruments)
  3. a trio (group of three people)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian trio

NounEdit

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

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

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PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

trio m (plural trios)

  1. trio (group of three people or things)

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VerbEdit

trio

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