EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps akin to tight.

NounEdit

tigh (plural tighs)

  1. (obsolete) A close or enclosure; a croft.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Cowell to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for tigh in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


IrishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tigh m (genitive singular , nominative plural tithe)

  1. Alternative form of teach (house)

NounEdit

tigh

  1. dative singular of teach

PrepositionEdit

tigh (plus genitive, triggers no mutation directly, but definite noun phrases in the genitive are always lenited)

  1. at the house of; chez
    tigh múinteoraat a teacher’s house
    tigh Bhriainat Brian’s

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tigh thigh dtigh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.