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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Compare Welsh tref (town).

NounEdit

tref (plural trefs)

  1. (historical) A hamlet in Britain in pre-Saxon times.

Etymology 2Edit

see treyf.

AdjectiveEdit

tref (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of treyf (of food: not kosher)

AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛf

VerbEdit

tref

  1. first-person singular present indicative of treffen
  2. imperative of treffen

AnagramsEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old French tref.

NounEdit

tref m (plural trefs)

  1. tent, temporary hut or other similar building

ReferencesEdit

  • tref2 on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330–1500) (in French)

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Inherited from Latin trabem, accusative of trabs.

NounEdit

tref m (oblique plural tres, nominative singular tres, nominative plural tref)

  1. beam
  2. mast (on a watercraft)
  3. tent, temporary hut or other similar building

Usage notesEdit

  • There is no consensus what the difference between paveillon, tente and tref is in Old French. There may be no difference, or the difference may vary according to the author.

DescendantsEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Treff.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

trȅf m (Cyrillic spelling тре̏ф)

  1. , clubs in card- and boardgames

DeclensionEdit

Coordinate termsEdit

Suits in Serbo-Croatian · boje (layout · text)
       
herc, srce karo pik tref

ReferencesEdit

  • tref”, in Речник српскохрватскога књижевног језика (in Serbo-Croatian), volume 6, Друго фототипско издање edition, Нови Сад, Загреб: Матица српска, Матица хрватска, 1976, published 1990, page 285
  • tref” in Hrvatski jezični portal

WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *treβ, from Proto-Celtic *trebā, from Proto-Indo-European *treb-.

PronunciationEdit

  • (standard) IPA(key): /treːv/
    • (colloquial) IPA(key): /treː/

NounEdit

tref f (plural trefi or trefydd)

  1. town
  2. home

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tref dref nhref thref
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.