EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Back-formation from tra.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tra/
  • Hyphenation: tra

PrefixEdit

tra-

  1. through

Derived termsEdit

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin trāns (across, beyond), from Proto-Indo-European *terh₂- (through, throughout, over). Doublet of trans-.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

tra-

  1. trans-
  2. between, among

Derived termsEdit


WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

See tra.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

tra-

  1. beyond, over, across
    tra- + ‎dwy (two) → ‎tradwy (in three days time)
    tra- + ‎môr (sea) → ‎tramor (abroad)
    tra- + ‎plith (middle, midst) → ‎traphlith (topsy-turvy, in confusion)
    Synonyms: traws-, tros-
  2. large
    tra- + ‎pont (bridge) → ‎traphont (viaduct)
    tra- + ‎chwant (desire, lust) → ‎trachwant (covetousness, greed)
    tra- + ‎ffordd (road) → ‎traffordd (motorway)

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tra- dra- nhra- thra-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “tra-”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies