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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch dragen.

VerbEdit

dra (present dra, present participle draende, past participle gedra)

  1. to carry
  2. to wear
    Fjodor is die eerste Russiese tsaar wat Westerse klere dra.
    Fjodor is the first Russian tsar that wears western clothes.

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *drag-, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰragʰ- (dregs, sediment), likely of non-Indo-European origin.[1][2]

NounEdit

dra m

  1. sediment, dregs
  2. smudged butter
  3. sweepings, dirt
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.141
  2. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*dragjō-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page *dragjō-: “*dʰragʰ-ieh₂-”

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • drage (obsolete in Bokmål, but used in Nynorsk and Danish)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse draga, from Proto-Germanic *draganą, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰreǵ-.

VerbEdit

dra (imperative dra, present tense drar, passive dras, simple past dro or drog, past participle dratt or dradd, present participle dragende)

  1. to draw; pull; drag
  2. to leave; depart; go
    dra på ferie - to go on holiday

Derived termsEdit

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse draga, from Proto-Germanic *draganą, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰreǵ-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dra (imperative dra, present tense dreg or drar, simple past drog, past participle drege or dratt or dradd, present participle dragande)

  1. to pull; drag
  2. to leave; depart; go
    å dra på ferie
    to go on holiday

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


SwedishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Apocopic form of draga, from Old Swedish dragha, from Old Norse draga, from Proto-Germanic *draganą, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰreǵ-.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑː

VerbEdit

dra

  1. pull
  2. to tell a short story or (dirty) joke
    Dra den där fräckisen igen som du drog igår kvällHey, tell that dirty story again, the one you told last night
  3. (slang) leave for some other place
    Ska vi dra ner på stan?Should we get downtown?

ConjugationEdit


YolaEdit

VerbEdit

dra

  1. to draw