Trinal Tri"nal, a. [L. trinus triple, trini three each, fr. tres, tria, three. See {Three}, and cf. {Trine}, a. & n., {Tern}, a.] Threefold. ``Trinal unity.'' --Milton. [1913 Webster]

In their trinal triplicities on high. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • trinal — adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Late Latin trinalis, from Latin trini three each Date: 15th century threefold …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trinal — См. triale …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • trinal — /truyn l/, adj. threefold; triple; trine. [1555 65; < LL trinalis. See TRINE, AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • trinal — adjective Having three parts; triple. an Angels voice, / Singing before theternall maiesty, / In their trinall triplicities on hye [...] …   Wiktionary

  • trinal — tri·nal …   English syllables

  • trinal — tri•nal [[t]ˈtraɪn l[/t]] adj. threefold; triple; trine • Etymology: 1555–65; < LL trīnālis …   From formal English to slang

  • trinal — /ˈtraɪnəl/ (say truynuhl) adjective threefold; triple; trine. {Late Latin trīnālis, from Latin trīnus threefold + ālis al1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • trinal — I. ˈtrīnəl adjective Etymology: Late Latin trinalis threefold, three, from Latin trini three each + alis al; akin to Latin tres three more at three 1. : threefold …   Useful english dictionary

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