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Asturian

Asturian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : tres
    Ordinal : terceru

Etymology 1

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ast:Template:lang:la derivations]] trēs.

Numeral

tres (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) three
Usage notes

When there is possibility of confusion with the preposition tres, the numeral tres is accented as trés

Etymology 2

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ast:Template:lang:la derivations]]  (of, from) + trāns (beyond, on the other side). Compare Spanish detrás.

Preposition

tres

  1. behind, beyond
  2. after

Catalan

Cardinal number

tres

  1. three

Derived terms

  • tenir en cap a tres quarts de quinze = be absent-minded or crazy
  • en un tres i no res = very soon and quick
  • buscar tres peus al gat = search for all the inconveniences

Danish

Etymology

A shortening of tresindstyve, “three times twenty”.

Cardinal number

tres

  1. sixty

Related terms


Galician

Galician cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : tres
    Ordinal : terceiro
Galician Wikipedia article on tres

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:gl:Template:lang:la derivations]] trēs.

Numeral

tres (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) three

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Indo-European *tréyes. Cognates include Sanskrit त्रि (trí), Ancient Greek τρεῖς (treis) and Old English þrēo (English three).

Pronunciation

Cardinal number

trēs m. and f. pl. (neuter tria); third declension

  1. three.

Inflection

Third declension with two endings (3:2E). Note: the word “trēs”, by definition, has no singular.

Number Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative trēs trēs tria
genitive trium trium trium
dative tribus tribus tribus
accusative trēs trēs tria
ablative tribus tribus tribus

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See also


Occitan

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] tres

Pronunciation

Cardinal number

tres

  1. three
ordinal: tresen -a

Related terms


Spanish

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:es:Template:lang:la derivations]] tres

Pronunciation

Cardinal number

tres (ordinal: tercero m., tercera f.)

  1. (cardinal) three

Related terms

See also

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