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Low GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German trecken, from Old Saxon *trekkian, from Proto-Germanic *trakjaną (to drag), causative of *trekaną (to push, draw, scratch), from Proto-Indo-European *dreg- (to pull). Cognate with Dutch trekken, Middle High German trecken, Old Frisian trekka (whence West Frisian trekke).

VerbEdit

trecken (past singular trock, past participle trocken, auxiliary verb hebben)

  1. (transitive) to pull, to draw
  2. (transitive) to manage, to have the strength for
  3. (intransitive) to migrate

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Middle DutchEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch *trecken, from Proto-Germanic *trakjaną.

VerbEdit

trecken

  1. (transitive) To pull or draw to oneself
  2. (intransitive) To go to another place

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This verb needs an inflection-table template.

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Further readingEdit

  • trecken (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • trecken”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929