EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

drie

  1. Archaic spelling of dry.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

Afrikaans cardinal numbers
 <  2 3 4  > 
    Cardinal : drie
    Ordinal : derde

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch drie, from Middle Dutch dri, drie, from Old Dutch *thrie, from Proto-Germanic *þrīz, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dri/
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NumeralEdit

drie

  1. three

DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • drij (rare, in dialectal Belgian Dutch)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch drie, from Old Dutch *thrie, from Proto-West Germanic *þrīʀ, from Proto-Germanic *þrīz, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dri/
  • (file)
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: drie
  • Rhymes: -i

NumeralEdit

Dutch numbers (edit)
30
 ←  2 3 4  → 
    Cardinal: drie
    Ordinal: derde

drie

  1. three

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: drie

AnagramsEdit


Dutch Low SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German drî, drê from Old Saxon thrie.

NumeralEdit

drie

  1. three

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch thrīe, from Proto-West Germanic *þrīʀ, from Proto-Germanic *þrīz.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

drie

  1. three

Alternative formsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • “drie”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek[1], 2000
  • Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J., “drie”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek[2], The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, 1885–1929, →ISBN

Middle EnglishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

drie (plural and weak singular drie, comparative *drier, superlative *driest)

  1. Alternative form of drye

ZealandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch drie, from Old Dutch *thrie, from Proto-West Germanic *þrīʀ, from Proto-Germanic *þrīz, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

NumeralEdit

drie

  1. three