FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French trois, treis, from Latin trēs, from Proto-Italic *trēs, from Proto-Indo-European *tréyes.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tʁwɑ/, /tʁwa/
  • (file)
  • (Quebec, informal) IPA(key): [tʁwɔ]

NumeralEdit

French numbers (edit)
30
 ←  2 3 4  → 
    Cardinal: trois
    Ordinal: troisième
    Multiplier: triple
    Fractional: tiers

trois

  1. three

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Haitian Creole: twa

See alsoEdit

Playing cards in French · cartes à jouer (layout · text)
             
as deux trois quatre cinq six sept
             
huit neuf dix valet dame roi joker

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • treis (12th century or Anglo-Norman)
  • troys
  • trei (sometimes used with nominative plurals that do not end in -s)
  • troi (sometimes used with nominative plurals that do not end in -s)
  • troy (sometimes used with nominative plurals that do not end in -s)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin trēs.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

cardinal number
3 Previous: deus
Next: quatre

trois

  1. three

DescendantsEdit


WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

trois

  1. first-person singular preterite of troi

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
trois drois nhrois throis
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.