Riba bistrih voda, lepotica među ribama.
Ribolovci kažu da je pastrmka vrlo oprezna, plašljiva i ćudljiva riba.
ETYM as. truht, Latin tructa, tructus; akin to Greek trokths a sea fish with sharp teeth, from trogein to gnaw.
1. Any of various game and food fishes of cool fresh waters mostly smaller than typical salmons.
2. Flesh of any of several primarily freshwater game and food fishes.