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traf (uncountable)

  1. Abbreviation of traffic. (Can we add an example for this sense?)

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traf

  1. First-person singular preterite of treffen.
  2. Third-person singular preterite of treffen.

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse traf, a neuter back-formation from the formerly feminine singular Old Norse trǫf, which later evolved into a neuter plural. Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *trabō.

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traf n (genitive singular trafs, nominative plural tröf)

  1. fringe (decorative border on a garment, etc.)
  2. linen handkerchief
  3. bandage, wrapping

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Old NorseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Neuter back-formation from trǫf, which was formerly a feminine singular that was later taken to be a neuter plural. Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *trabō.

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traf n

  1. fringe (decorative border)

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