трое

See also: троє

BelarusianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognates include Ukrainian тро́є (tróje) and Russian тро́е (tróje).

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

тро́е (tróje)

  1. three
    (with pluralia tantum)
    У нас тро́е сане́й
    U nas tróje sanjéj
    We have three sleds
    (with people)
    У яго́ тро́е дзяце́й
    U jahó tróje dzjacjéj
    He has three children
  2. three of...
    Тро́е з іх
    Tróje z ix
    Three of them

Usage notesEdit

Тро́е is used with nouns that only have a plural form (pluralia tantum). It can also be used to denote a number of people. The nominative and accusative cases of a collective numeral govern the genitive plural of the noun, pronoun, or adjective. The other cases agree with that of the noun, pronoun, or adjective.

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit


RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtroje]
  • (file)

NumeralEdit

тро́е (tróje)

  1. three (in a group together), three of them
    тро́е дете́йtróje detéjthree children
    тро́е часо́вtróje časóvthree watches
    тро́е очко́вtróje očkóvthree pairs of glasses
    тро́е из на́сtróje iz násthree of us
    нас бы́ло тро́еnas býlo trójethere were three of us

Usage notesEdit

The nominative of a collective numeral governs the genitive plural of the noun, pronoun, or adjective. The other cases agree with that of the noun, pronoun, or adjective. Not used with feminine nouns. Used mostly when speaking of children and with pluralia tantum, such as часы, очки, or with pronouns.

DeclensionEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit