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tri·lin·gual

 (trī-lĭng′gwəl)
adj.
1. Using or able to use three languages, especially with equal or nearly equal fluency.
2. Of, relating to, or expressed in three languages.
n.
A person who is able to use three languages, especially with equal fluency.

tri·lin′gual·ism n.

trilingual

(traɪˈlɪŋɡwəl)
adj
1. able to speak three languages fluently
2. expressed or written in three languages
triˈlingualism n
triˈlingually adv

tri•lin•gual

(traɪˈlɪŋ gwəl)

adj.
expressed in, using, or able to use three languages.
[1825–35; < Latin trilingu(is) triple-tongued + -al1. See tri-, lingual]
tri•lin′gual•ism, n.
tri•lin′gual•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.trilingual - using or knowing three languagestrilingual - using or knowing three languages; "trilingual speakers"
multilingual - using or knowing more than one language; "a multilingual translator"; "a multilingual nation"
Translations
kolmikielinen
háromnyelvű
trilíngüe

trilingual

[ˈtraɪˈlɪŋgwəl] ADJtrilingüe

trilingual

adjdreisprachig
References in periodicals archive ?
Organisers say the Saturday school resulted from demand for Finnish-medium education from parents who are raising their children bilingually, or even trilingually.
Organisers say that the Saturday school - based in the Bethel United Reformed Church - was the product of heightened demand for Finnish-medium education from parents who are raising their children bilingually, or even trilingually.
These groups have joint services and fellowship meals, regular meetings of the pastors, and hold annual joint choir cantatas at Christmas or Easter, which are performed bi- or trilingually.