See also: Dra, Dra., drą, dra-, and -dra

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 *dʰrā́ks (dregs, sediment), likely of non-Indo-European origin.[1][2]

NounEdit

dra m (indefinite plural dra, definite singular drau, definite plural dratë)

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

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Demiraj, Bardhyl (1997) Albanische Etymologien: Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz [Albanian Etymologies: Investigations into the Albanian Inherited Lexicon] (Leiden Studies in Indo-European; 7)‎[1] (in German), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 141
  2. ^ Kroonen, Guus (2013), “*dragjō-”, in Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Germanic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 11), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 99: “*dʰragʰ-ieh₂-”

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dra

  1. masculine singular present transgressive of dřít

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

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

Alternative formsEdit

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

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

  1. (transitive) to pull; drag, draw
  2. (intransitive) to leave; depart; go
    å dra på ferie
    to go on holiday

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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

  • IPA(key): /drɑː/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑː

VerbEdit

dra (present drar, preterite drog, supine dragit, imperative dra)

  1. pull
  2. to tell a short story or (dirty) joke
    Dra den där fräckisen igen som du drog igår kväll
    Hey, 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?

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AnagramsEdit


YolaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English drawen, from Old English dragan, from Proto-West Germanic *dragan.

VerbEdit

dra

  1. to draw

ReferencesEdit

  • Jacob Poole (1867), William Barnes, editor, A Glossary, With some Pieces of Verse, of the old Dialect of the English Colony in the Baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, London: J. Russell Smith