See also: trae, traé, trä, and trǽ

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tré (tree), from Proto-Germanic *trewą (tree, wood), from pre-Germanic *dréu̯om, thematic e-grade derivative of Proto-Indo-European *dóru (tree).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /trɛːˀ/, [ˈtˢʁ̥æˀ], [ˈtˢʁ̥aˀ]

NounEdit

træ n (singular definite træet, plural indefinite træer)

  1. tree
  2. (uncountable) wood, timber
  3. (graph theory) tree

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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tré (tree), from Proto-Germanic *trewą (tree, wood), from pre-Germanic *dréu̯om, thematic e-grade derivative of Proto-Indo-European *dóru (tree). Cognate with Swedish trä (wood), träd (tree), Norwegian tre (tree), Icelandic tré (tree), English tree, Scots tree (wood, rod, stick), North Frisian tre, trä (tree), Middle Dutch tree (tree), Gothic 𐍄𐍂𐌹𐌿 (triu, tree, wood, piece of wood), Albanian dru (tree, wood), Welsh dâr (oaks), Ancient Greek δόρυ (dóru, wood, spear), Tocharian A or.

PronunciationEdit

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træ n (genitive singular træs, plural trø)

  1. tree
  2. wood, timber

DeclensionEdit

Declension of træ
n5 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative træ træið trø trøini
accusative træ træið trø trøini
dative træi træinum trøum trøunum
genitive træs træsins træa træanna

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LigurianEdit

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træ f pl

  1. feminine of tréi

Norwegian BokmålEdit

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VerbEdit

træ (imperative træ, present tense trær, simple past trædde, past participle trædd)

  1. to thread
    træ en nålthread a needle

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • træda (long form with a-infinitive)
  • træde (long form with a- or split infinitive)

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Icelandic þræða.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

træ (present tense trær, past tense trædde, supine trædd or trædt, past participle trædd, present participle trædande, imperative træ)

  1. to thread

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ScanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tré, from Proto-Germanic *trewą.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tʁáɪː], [tʁ̥ɛ́ː]

NounEdit

træ n (definite singular træeð, plural træ)

  1. tree