See also: trás, träs, tras-, and tra's

AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *t(e)ratja, cognate to Sanskrit तरति (tárati, to cross over).[1]

VerbEdit

tras (first-person singular past tense trata, participle tratur)

  1. to pull (a boat to the coast)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (2000) A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, Leiden: Brill, page 192

CebuanoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: tras

NounEdit

tras

  1. Barbodes tras; a cyprinid fish endemic to Lake Lanao in the Philippines

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French [Term?], from Old French [Term?].

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /trɑs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: tras
  • Rhymes: -ɑs

NounEdit

tras n (uncountable)

  1. trass, ground tuff

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: tras

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese [Term?], from Latin trāns (across, beyond).

PrepositionEdit

tras

  1. behind
  2. after

SynonymsEdit


IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch tras. Doublet of teras.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈt̪(ə̆)ras]
  • Hyphenation: tras

NounEdit

tras (plural, first-person possessive trasku, second-person possessive trasmu, third-person possessive trasnya)

  1. trass,
    1. (geology) a white to grey volcanic tufa, formed of decomposed trachytic cinders, sometimes used as a cement.
    2. a coarse sort of plaster or mortar, durable in water, and used to line cisterns and other reservoirs of water.

Alternative formsEdit

Further readingEdit


KabuverdianuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese trás.

PrepositionEdit

tras

  1. behind
  2. back

Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

tras

  1. Alternative form of tracen

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish [Term?], from Latin trāns (across, beyond), from Proto-Indo-European *terh₂- (through, throughout, over). Doublet of trans-.

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

tras

  1. after, in the wake of
    Tras el mortal sismo, se derrumbaron numerosos edificios.
    In the wake of the deadly earthquake, many buildings collapsed.
    año tras añoyear after year
    semana tras semanaweek after week
  2. behind (on the far side of)
  3. beyond
  4. after (+ de, optional) (in pursuit of)
    Synonym: en pos de
    Los malos están tras de ti.The bad guys are after you.

Usage notesEdit

Tras is often found in written language. In speech, atrás de, detrás de or después de are more common.

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Zoogocho ZapotecEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish durazno.

NounEdit

tras

  1. peach

ReferencesEdit

  • Long C., Rebecca; Cruz M., Sofronio (2000) Diccionario zapoteco de San Bartolomé Zoogocho, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 38)‎[1] (in Spanish), second electronic edition, Coyoacán, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 283