DanishEdit

 
"træk" (pull), verb in imperative form.

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed via English trek from Afrikaans trek, from Dutch trekken. Doublet of trække.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /trɛkə/, [ˈtˢɹɛɡ̊ə], [ˈtˢʁ̥aɡ̊ə]

VerbEdit

trekke (past tence trekkede, past participle trekket)

  1. to trek

ReferencesEdit


DutchEdit

VerbEdit

trekke

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of trekken

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German trecken; cognate with Danish trække.

VerbEdit

trekke (imperative trekk, present tense trekker, passive trekkes, simple past trakk, past participle trukket, present participle trekkende)

  1. to pull
  2. to subtract
  3. to draw (e.g. a conclusion)
  4. (cooking) to steep (soak an item in liquid)
  5. (zoology, of animals, birds etc.) to migrate
  6. trekke (seg) tilbake - to withdraw, retreat
  7. trekke (seg) - to consider

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West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian trekka, from Proto-Germanic *trakjaną (to drag).

VerbEdit

trekke

  1. to pull
    Synonym: lûke

InflectionEdit

Note that triek, triekst and trieken can be used as synonyms for truts, trutst and trutsen, respectively.

Further readingEdit

  • trekke”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011