Last modified on 5 July 2013, at 17:17

tarraing

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Irish tarngid, from a prototonic form of Old Irish do·srenga.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Aran) IPA(key): [ˈt̪ˠɑɾˠən]

VerbEdit

tarraing (present analytic tarraingíonn, future analytic tarraingeoidh, verbal noun tarraingt, past participle tarraingthe)

  1. to pull, draw, tug
    Tharraing sé anál. — He drew breath.

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tarraing tharraing dtarraing
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

VerbEdit

tarraing (verbal noun tarraing)

  1. draw, pull
  2. draw (breath, beer etc)
  3. draw (picture)
  4. attract (person, magnet etc)
  5. distil (spirits)

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Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

tarraing f (genitive tarrainge or tàirgne, plural tarraingean or tàirgnean)

  1. drawing, pulling
  2. draught, gulp