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Trivial

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strictly speaking, means “belonging to the beaten road.” (Latin, trivium, which is not tres viœ [three roads], but from the Greek tribo [to rub], meaning the worn or beaten path.) As what comes out of the road is common, so trivial means of little value. Trench connects this word with trivium (tres viœ or cross ways), and says the gossip carried on at these places gave rise to the present meaning of the word.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Tripitaka means the “triple basket,”
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Tripos
Trismegistus [thrice greatest]
Tristram (Sir)
Triton
Triumph
Trivet
Trivia
Trivial
Trivium
Troehilus (The)
Troglodytes
Troilus
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Trois pour Cent
Trojan
Trojan War (The)
Trolls
Trolly