See also: Trio, trío, and tríó

English edit

Etymology edit

PIE word
*tréyes

1715-25; borrowing from Italian trio.

Pronunciation edit

English numbers (edit)
[a], [b], [c] ←  2 3 4  → 
    Cardinal: three
    Ordinal: third
    Latinate ordinal: tertiary
    Adverbial: three times, thrice
    Multiplier: threefold
    Latinate multiplier: triple
    Distributive: triply
    Group collective: trio, threesome
    Multipart collective: triplet
    Greek or Latinate collective: triad
    Greek collective prefix: tri-
    Latinate collective prefix: tri-
    Fractional: third
    Latinate fractional prefix: trient-
    Elemental: thrin, triplet
    Greek prefix: trito-
    Number of musicians: trio, triplet
    Number of years: triennium

Noun edit

trio (plural trios)

  1. A group of three people or things.
    • 2015, Kate Hardy, Bachelor at Her Bidding:
      I'm cooking crab cakes with arugula and mayonnaise, griddled lamb with rosemary potatoes and buttered spinach, then a trio of desserts.
    • 2017 June 11, Ben Fisher, “England seal Under-20 World Cup glory as Dominic Calvert-Lewin strikes”, in the Guardian[1]:
      These are exciting times for England and particularly for this group. Six of this side won the Under-17s European Championship in 2014 and the attacking trio from Everton and Liverpool – Ademola Lookman, Dominic Solanke and Calvert-Lewin – had an excellent tournament.
  2. A group of three musicians.
  3. (music) A piece of music written for three musicians.
    • 2013, Simon Winder, Danubia, Picador, published 2014, page 281:
      I love his music, but it is a bit disconcerting to realize that you could die in extreme old age and still only be familiar with a mere handful of the baryton trios.
  4. (music) A passage in the middle of a minuet, frequently in a different key.
  5. Any cocktail made with a spirit, a liqueur, and a creamy ingredient.

Synonyms edit

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Translations edit

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Anagrams edit

Catalan edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowed from Italian trio.

Noun edit

trio m (plural trios)

  1. (music) trio (a piece of music written for three musicians)
  2. (music) trio (a group of three musicians)
  3. threesome (an instance of sexual activity involving three people)

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

trio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of triar

Further reading edit

Dutch edit

 
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Wikipedia nl

Etymology edit

From Italian trio.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtri.oː/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: trio

Noun edit

trio n (plural trio's, diminutive triootje n)

  1. trio, threesome, triad (group of three people or things)
    Synonym: drietal
    De Duitse band Trio was een trio.
    The German band Trio was a triumvirate.
  2. menage a trois, threesome (sex act, three people having sex together)
    De Duitse band Trio was geen trio.
    The German band Trio was not a menage a trois.

Derived terms edit

Esperanto edit

Etymology edit

tri (three) +‎ -o

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

trio (accusative singular trion, plural trioj, accusative plural triojn)

  1. threesome, trio
    Synonym: triopo
  2. the digit or figure three

See also edit

Playing cards in Esperanto · ludkartoj (layout · text)
             
aso duo trio kvaro kvino seso sepo
             
oko naŭo deko fanto, bubo damo reĝo ĵokero

Finnish edit

Etymology edit

From Italian trio.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtrio/, [ˈt̪rio̞]
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Syllabification(key): tri‧o

Noun edit

trio

  1. trio

Declension edit

Inflection of trio (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative trio triot
genitive trion triojen
partitive trioa trioja
illative trioon trioihin
singular plural
nominative trio triot
accusative nom. trio triot
gen. trion
genitive trion triojen
partitive trioa trioja
inessive triossa trioissa
elative triosta trioista
illative trioon trioihin
adessive triolla trioilla
ablative triolta trioilta
allative triolle trioille
essive triona trioina
translative trioksi trioiksi
abessive triotta trioitta
instructive trioin
comitative See the possessive forms below.
Possessive forms of trio (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
first-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative trioni trioni
accusative nom. trioni trioni
gen. trioni
genitive trioni triojeni
partitive trioani triojani
inessive triossani trioissani
elative triostani trioistani
illative triooni trioihini
adessive triollani trioillani
ablative trioltani trioiltani
allative triolleni trioilleni
essive trionani trioinani
translative triokseni trioikseni
abessive triottani trioittani
instructive
comitative trioineni
second-person singular possessor
singular plural
nominative triosi triosi
accusative nom. triosi triosi
gen. triosi
genitive triosi triojesi
partitive trioasi triojasi
inessive triossasi trioissasi
elative triostasi trioistasi
illative trioosi trioihisi
adessive triollasi trioillasi
ablative trioltasi trioiltasi
allative triollesi trioillesi
essive trionasi trioinasi
translative trioksesi trioiksesi
abessive triottasi trioittasi
instructive
comitative trioinesi
first-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative triomme triomme
accusative nom. triomme triomme
gen. triomme
genitive triomme triojemme
partitive trioamme triojamme
inessive triossamme trioissamme
elative triostamme trioistamme
illative trioomme trioihimme
adessive triollamme trioillamme
ablative trioltamme trioiltamme
allative triollemme trioillemme
essive trionamme trioinamme
translative trioksemme trioiksemme
abessive triottamme trioittamme
instructive
comitative trioinemme
second-person plural possessor
singular plural
nominative trionne trionne
accusative nom. trionne trionne
gen. trionne
genitive trionne triojenne
partitive trioanne triojanne
inessive triossanne trioissanne
elative triostanne trioistanne
illative trioonne trioihinne
adessive triollanne trioillanne
ablative trioltanne trioiltanne
allative triollenne trioillenne
essive trionanne trioinanne
translative trioksenne trioiksenne
abessive triottanne trioittanne
instructive
comitative trioinenne
third-person possessor
singular plural
nominative trionsa trionsa
accusative nom. trionsa trionsa
gen. trionsa
genitive trionsa triojensa
partitive trioaan
trioansa
triojaan
triojansa
inessive triossaan
triossansa
trioissaan
trioissansa
elative triostaan
triostansa
trioistaan
trioistansa
illative trioonsa trioihinsa
adessive triollaan
triollansa
trioillaan
trioillansa
ablative trioltaan
trioltansa
trioiltaan
trioiltansa
allative triolleen
triollensa
trioilleen
trioillensa
essive trionaan
trionansa
trioinaan
trioinansa
translative triokseen
trioksensa
trioikseen
trioiksensa
abessive triottaan
triottansa
trioittaan
trioittansa
instructive
comitative trioineen
trioinensa

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

Anagrams edit

French edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Borrowing from Italian trio

Noun edit

trio m (plural trios)

  1. trio

Etymology 2 edit

Noun edit

trio m (uncountable)

  1. Tiriyó (language)

Further reading edit

Italian edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtri.o/
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Hyphenation: trì‧o

Noun edit

trio m (plural trii)

  1. trio, threesome
  2. (music) trio
  3. (baby carriage system) travel system

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See also edit

baby carriage

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Latin edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Indo-European *terh₁- (to rub, turn). (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

triō m (genitive triōnis); third declension

  1. a plow ox
  2. (chiefly in plural) the constellation of the Wagon (Ursa Major and Ursa Minor)
    Synonym: septentriōnēs

Declension edit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative triō triōnēs
Genitive triōnis triōnum
Dative triōnī triōnibus
Accusative triōnem triōnēs
Ablative triōne triōnibus
Vocative triō triōnēs

Derived terms edit

Norman edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from English trio, French trio.

Noun edit

trio m (plural trios)

  1. (Jersey) trio

Northern Sami edit

Etymology edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation edit

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Noun edit

trio

  1. trio

Inflection edit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Further reading edit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002–2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[3], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian Bokmål edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Italian trio.

Noun edit

trio m (definite singular trioen, indefinite plural trioer, definite plural trioene)

  1. trio (group of three musicians; piece of music for three instruments; group of three people)

References edit

Norwegian Nynorsk edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Italian trio.

Noun edit

trio m (definite singular trioen, indefinite plural trioar, definite plural trioane)

  1. trio (group of three musicians; piece of music for three instruments)

References edit

Polish edit

 
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Etymology edit

Borrowed from Italian trio.

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

trio n

  1. (music) trio (group of three musicians)
    Synonym: tercet
  2. (music) trio (piece of music written for three musicians)
    Synonym: tercet
  3. trio (group of three people or things)
    Synonym: tercet

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

adjective

Further reading edit

  • trio in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • trio in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Noun edit

trio m (plural trios)

  1. trio (group of three people or things)
    Synonyms: trinca, terceto, tríade
Coordinate terms edit
Coeficiente Substantivo Resultado
1 único
singular
2 dobro dupla
par
duo
3 triplo trio
trinca
terceto
tríade
4 quádruplo quarteto
5 quíntuplo quinteto
6 sêxtuplo sexteto
7 sétuplo
séptuplo
septeto
8 óctuplo octeto
9 nônuplo (Brazil)
nónuplo (Portugal)
noneto/novena
10 décuplo dezena
11 undécuplo onzena/onzeno
12 duodécuplo dúzia
100 cêntuplo
muitos múltiplo

Etymology 2 edit

Verb edit

trio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of triar

Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Italian trio or French trio.

Noun edit

trio n (plural triouri)

  1. trio

Declension edit

Veps edit

Etymology edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun edit

trio

  1. trio

Inflection edit

Inflection of trio (inflection type 1/ilo)
nominative sing. trio
genitive sing. trion
partitive sing. triod
partitive plur. trioid
singular plural
nominative trio triod
accusative trion triod
genitive trion trioiden
partitive triod trioid
essive-instructive trion trioin
translative trioks trioikš
inessive trios trioiš
elative triospäi trioišpäi
illative trioho trioihe
adessive triol trioil
ablative triolpäi trioilpäi
allative triole trioile
abessive triota trioita
comitative trionke trioidenke
prolative triodme trioidme
approximative I trionno trioidenno
approximative II trionnoks trioidennoks
egressive trionnopäi trioidennopäi
terminative I triohosai trioihesai
terminative II triolesai trioilesai
terminative III triossai
additive I triohopäi trioihepäi
additive II triolepäi trioilepäi

References edit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “трио”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Welsh edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from English try.

Verb edit

trio (first-person singular present triaf)

  1. to try
    Synonym: ceisio

Conjugation edit

Mutation edit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
trio drio nhrio thrio
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.