tige

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French tige ‎(stem) from Latin tibia ‎(shin bone, leg).

NounEdit

tige ‎(plural tiges)

  1. A steel pin in early rifles.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tībia. Compare the borrowed doublet tibia.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tige f ‎(plural tiges)

  1. stem (of a plant etc.)
  2. sapling
  3. shank
  4. (dated) ciggie, cig, fag, smoke

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tige

  1. (Ulster, parts of Munster) Alternative form of taga, the present subjunctive analytic of tar.

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tige thige dtige
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

West FrisianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tige

  1. much, many

AdverbEdit

tige

  1. much, very
    Tige tank!
    Thank you very much!
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