GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

twa

  1. Romanization of 𐍄𐍅𐌰

Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French trois, from Old French troy, trois, from Latin trēs, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes. Cognate to English three, Lithuanian trys, and Sanskrit त्रि (trí).

NumeralEdit

twa

  1. (cardinal) three

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *twai, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁. Cognates include Old Saxon twā, twō, Old Dutch twēne, twē (Dutch twee), Old High German zwēne (German zwei), Old Norse tvær (Icelandic tveir, Danish to, Swedish två), Latin duo, Greek δύο (dýo), Proto-Slavic *dъva (Russian два (dva)). Combining form twi-, cognate with German zwi-, Sanskrit द्वि (dwi-).

PronunciationEdit

Cardinal numberEdit

twā

  1. (cardinal) two

See alsoEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *twai, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁.

Cardinal numberEdit

twa

  1. (cardinal) two

DescendantsEdit

  • West Frisian: twa

Mauritian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French toi

PronounEdit

twa (nominative to)

  1. you (second-person singular objective personal pronoun)

See alsoEdit


ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old English twā.

PronunciationEdit

Cardinal numberEdit

twa

  1. (cardinal) two

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian twa, from Proto-Germanic *twai, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁.

Cardinal numberEdit

twa (plural twanen)

  1. (cardinal) two
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