Last modified on 4 November 2014, at 06:07

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

EtymologyEdit

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

VerbEdit

tarraing (past tharraing, future tarraingidh, verbal noun tarraing, past participle tarraingte)

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

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

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

  1. Verbal noun of tarraing.
  2. drawing, pulling
  3. draught, gulp