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FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse þegja, from Proto-Germanic *þagjaną, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *tak-, *tHk-. Cognate with Danish tie, Gothic 𐌸𐌰𐌷𐌰𐌽 (þahan), Old High German dagēn, Latin taceō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tiga (third person singular past indicative tagdi, third person plural past indicative tagt, supine tagt)

  1. to be silent

ConjugationEdit


IndonesianEdit

Indonesian cardinal numbers
 <  2 3 4  > 
    Cardinal : tiga

EtymologyEdit

From Malay tiga (three), from Proto-Malayic *tiga, from Prakrit tiga ("triple"), from Sanskrit त्रिक (trika, triple).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ti.ɡa/
  • Hyphenation: ti‧ga
  • (file)

NumeralEdit

tiga

  1. three
    Enam bagi tiga sama dengan dua.
    Six divided by three equals two.

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit


KikuyuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *-tíga

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tiga (infinitive gũtiga)

  1. to stop,[1] to quit
    Tiga kuonia ngarĩ kũhaica mũtĩ. - Stop teaching a leopard how to climb up a tree.[2]
  2. to leave,[1] to quit

Derived termsEdit

(Phrases)

(Proverbs)

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Barlow, A. Ruffell (1960). Studies in Kikuyu Grammar and Idiom, p. 24.
  2. ^ Barra, G. (1960). 1,000 Kikuyu proverbs: with translations and English equivalents, p. 106.
  • Armstrong, Lilias E. (1940). The Phonetic and Tonal Structure of Kikuyu, p. 363. Rep. 1967. (Also in 2018 by Routledge).

MalayEdit

Malay cardinal numbers
 <  2 3 4  > 
    Cardinal : tiga

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayic *tiga.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

tiga (Jawi spelling تيݢ)

  1. three

SynonymsEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish þighia, from Old Norse þegja, from Proto-Germanic *þagjaną.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tiga

  1. to keep quiet, to say absolutely nothing

ConjugationEdit

An archaic supine is tegat.