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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German trūrec, from Old High German trūrag, from Proto-Germanic *dreuzagaz (bloody), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰreus- (to break, break off, crumble). Cognate with Dutch treurig (sad, gloomy), Low German trurig (sad), English dreary (grievous, dire, appalling, drab, dark, colorless, cheerless), Old Norse dreyrigr (bloody).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtʁaʊ̯.ʁɪç/
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AdjectiveEdit

traurig (comparative trauriger, superlative am traurigsten)

  1. sad

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AdverbEdit

traurig

  1. sadly

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