tarlaigh

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IrishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

New formation to the past tense tharla ‎(happened), from Old Irish do·rala, ·tarla ‎(happened; put (past tense)) (suppletive preterite of do·cuirethar), from to- + ro- + Proto-Celtic *layo-, from Proto-Indo-European *leh₁- ‎(let, leave) (Latin lētum ‎(death); Old Church Slavonic лѣнъ ‎(lěnŭ, lazy); Hittite [script needed] ‎(laizzi, lets); Lithuanian liáutis ‎(stop); Gothic 𐌻𐌴𐍅𐌾𐌰𐌽 ‎(lēwjan, betray), 𐌻𐌴𐍅 ‎(lēw, opportunity, cause)). Compare Scottish Gaelic tàrlaidh.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

tarlaigh ‎(defective, present analytic tarlaíonn, past analytic tharla, verbal noun tarlú)

  1. to happen, befall, occur
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the verbal noun tarlú ‎(haulage), from earlier tarlódh.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

tarlaigh ‎(present analytic tarlaíonn, future analytic tarlóidh, verbal noun tarlú, past participle tarlaithe)

  1. to haul, drag
  2. to draw (up, out; pull)
  3. to transport
ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tarlaigh tharlaigh dtarlaigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • Matasović, Ranko (2009) Etymological Dictionary of Proto-Celtic (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 9), Leiden: Brill, ISBN 978-90-04-17336-1
  • do·cuirethar” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • tarlód” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.
  • “tarla” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen., “tárluighim” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • “tarlaidhim” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen., “tarlódh” in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.
  • "tarlaigh" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
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