See also: -tig and tig-

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tig ‎(countable and uncountable, plural tigs)

  1. (Ireland) tag, the children's game.
  2. A capacious, flat-bottomed drinking cup, generally with four handles, formerly used for passing around the table at convivial entertainment.

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the suffix -tig used to form multiples of ten.

DeterminerEdit

tig

  1. (informal) tens, dozens, lots
    Ik kan wel tig redenen bedenken waarom dit fout is!
    I can think of dozens of reasons why this is wrong!

Haitian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French tigre ‎(tiger)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tig

  1. tiger

IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish ·ticc, prototonic form of do·icc ‎(comes).

VerbEdit

tig

  1. Alternative form of tagann, the present indicative analytic of tar
    Tig sé abhaile ar a sé a chloch.
    He comes home at six o’clock.
Usage notesEdit

The form tig is especially common in tar le ‎(be able).

Etymology 2Edit

Variant form of tuig.

VerbEdit

tig ‎(present analytic tigeann, future analytic tigfidh, verbal noun tiscint, past participle tigthe)

  1. Cois Fharraige form of tuig ‎(to understand)

ConjugationEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tig thig dtig
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

tig

  1. rafsi of tigni.

Old IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tig n

  1. dative singular of tech

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
tig thig tig
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish GaelicEdit

VerbEdit

tig

  1. Future tense of thig

Usage notesEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tig

  1. imperative of tiga.
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