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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *terti, from Proto-Indo-European *terh₁-(to rub, rub by twisting, twist, turn). Cognate with Latin terō(to rub), Ancient Greek τρίβω(tríbō, to rub), Lithuanian trinti(to rub), Latvian trīt(to rub), Armenian թրել(tʿrel, to knead).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tr̂ti/
  • Hyphenation: tr‧ti

VerbEdit

tȑti impf ‎(Cyrillic spelling тр̏ти)

  1. (transitive) to rub
  2. (transitive) to cause friction
  3. (transitive) to scour, scrub
  4. (transitive) to break, crush (especially flax)

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