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See also: TRO, trò, třo, trở, trø, and trɔ

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tonus, incremented with an -r- like in Spanish trueno.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tro m (plural trons)

  1. thunder

Further readingEdit


DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From late Old Norse trú, from Middle Low German trouwe, from Old Saxon [Term?], ultimately from Proto-Germanic *trewwō.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tro/, [tˢʁ̥oˀ]

NounEdit

tro c (singular definite troen, not used in plural form)

  1. belief
  2. confidence
  3. trust
  4. faith
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse trúa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tro/, [tˢʁ̥oˀ]

VerbEdit

tro (imperative tro, infinitive at tro, present tense tror, past tense troede, perfect tense har troet)

  1. believe
  2. think

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse trúr.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tro/, [tˢʁ̥oˀ]

AdjectiveEdit

tro (neuter tro, plural and definite singular attributive tro)

  1. faithful
  2. true
  3. loyal
  4. accurate, close

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French trop.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tro/
  • Hyphenation: tro

AdverbEdit

tro

  1. too much
    nek tro nek maltro
    neither too much nor too little

AntonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit


IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Esperanto tro, from French trop.

AdverbEdit

tro

  1. too (much)
    Elua filiino irus, ma la voyo esas tro longa.
    Her daughter would go, but the road is too long.

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

tro

  1. rafsi of jitro.

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old Norse trog.

NounEdit

tro m (plural tros)

  1. (Jersey) kneading trough

SynonymsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse trú (noun), trúa (verb), and trúr (adjective).

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tro (indeclinable)

  1. faithful, loyal
AntonymsEdit
Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

tro f, m (definite singular troa or troen, uncountable)

  1. belief, faith
  2. trust, confidence
Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

tro (present tense tror, past tense trodde, past participle trodd, present participle troende)

  1. to think, believe
  2. to imagine, suppose
  3. to have faith

Etymology 2Edit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

tro

  1. simple past of trå

ReferencesEdit


Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *traucum (hole) (compare Late Latin traugum in the Capitularies of Charlemagne). Further origin uncertain. Possibly of Germanic or Celtic origin. Compare German Trog (trough), English trug, trough.

NounEdit

tro m (oblique plural tros, nominative singular tros, nominative plural tro)

  1. hole (gap in something)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PrepositionEdit

tro

  1. through

Usage notesEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • The following prepositional pronouns:
Combining

pronoun

Prepositional

pronoun

Prepositional

pronoun (emphatic)

mi tromham tromhamsa
tu tromhad tromhadsa
e troimhe troimhesan
i troimhpe troimhpese
sinn tromhainn tromhainne
sibh tromhaibh tromhaibhse
iad tromhpa tromhpasan

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish trō, from Old Norse trú, from Proto-Germanic *trūwō

NounEdit

tro c (uncountable)

  1. faith, belief
  2. (dated) allegiance
    svära konungen tro och loven
    swear allegiance to the king
DeclensionEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Swedish trōa, trōa, from Old Norse trúa, from Proto-Germanic *trūwijaną.

VerbEdit

tro

  1. to believe
    tro alla om gott
    think well of everybody
    tro på något
    believe in something
    tro något om någon
    believe something of someone
  2. to think; to consider correct, but being unable to prove it
    Det har trotts mycket kring den här utvecklingen, men det har inte varit fastslaget i data vad som verkligen håller på att ske – förrän nu.
    Much has been thought (speculated) concerning this development, but it hasn't been proven by data what really is happening - until now.
  3. to think; to consider something correct that is not correct.
    Hon trodde att Oslo var Danmarks huvudstad
    She thought that Oslo was the capital of Denmark
ConjugationEdit
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VietnameseEdit

Alternative formEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *c-lɔː

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tro

  1. ash (solid remains of a fire)

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

tro m (plural troeon)

  1. bend, turn, curve
  2. twist, kink
  3. turn, go
  4. lap (of a race)
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Non-lemma forms.

VerbEdit

tro

  1. inflection of troi:
    1. third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tro dro nhro thro
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.