TranslingualEdit

SymbolEdit

tir

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-2 & ISO 639-3 language code for Tigrinya.

BretonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *tir, from Proto-Celtic *tīros, from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry), i.e. "dry land" as opposed to lake or sea.

NounEdit

tir m (plural tirioù)

  1. land

InflectionEdit


CatalanEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

See tirar (to shoot)

NounEdit

tir m (plural tirs)

  1. shot
  2. shooting (sport)

Derived termsEdit


CornishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Brythonic *tir, from Proto-Celtic *tīros, from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry), i.e. "dry land" as opposed to lake or sea.

NounEdit

tir m (plural tiryow)

  1. land, earth

FrenchEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Deverbal from tirer (to shoot).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tiʁ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

tir m (plural tirs)

  1. shot, shooting (of a weapon) [from 1660]
    tir précisprecise shot
    tir au canoncannon firing
    tir à l'arcarchery
  2. shooting (sport)
  3. shooting range [from 1826]
    • 1854, Gérard de Nerval, “Angélique”, in Les Filles du feu [The Daughters of Fire]:
      Un tir a été établi pour les archers dans un des fossés qui se rapprochent de la ville.
      A range was set up for the archers in one of the ditches that approach the city.
  4. blasting (in mines)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


IndonesianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Malay tir; ultimately from Tamil தேர் (tēr).

NounEdit

tir (plural tir-tir, first-person possessive tirku, second-person possessive tirmu, third-person possessive tirnya)

  1. (chess) rook; castle
    Synonym: benteng
  2. (chess) bishop

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

tir (plural tir-tir, first-person possessive tirku, second-person possessive tirmu, third-person possessive tirnya)

  1. alternative spelling of tar (tar)

Further readingEdit


Old CornishEdit

from Proto-Celtic *tīros

NounEdit

tir

  1. land

Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *tīraz, from Proto-Indo-European *dey-.

Cognate with Old Norse tírr (glory, honour) and Old Saxon tīr (glory, renown). A variant of Proto-Germanic *tērīn-, whence Old High German zierī (German Zier (splendour, beauty)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tīr m

  1. fame; glory; honour

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle English: tir

Old WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *tīros from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry), i.e. "dry land" as opposed to lake or sea. Cognates include English thirst, Latin terra.

NounEdit

tir m

  1. land

DescendantsEdit


PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From blue-and-white plates with the French initialism TIR (Transports Internationaux Routiers), which are put on vehicles matching the requirements of the TIR Convention.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tir m anim

  1. articulated lorry

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • tir in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • tir in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RohingyaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Bengali তীর (tir), from Persian تیر(tir).

NounEdit

tir (Hanifi spelling 𐴃𐴞𐴌)

  1. arrow

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French tir.

NounEdit

tir n (uncountable)

  1. shooting (of a weapon)

DeclensionEdit


SumerianEdit

RomanizationEdit

tir

  1. Romanization of 𒌁 (tir)

TatarEdit

NounEdit

tir

  1. sweat

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Welsh tir, from Proto-Brythonic *tir, from Proto-Celtic *tīros, from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry), i.e. "dry land" as opposed to lake or sea.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tir m (plural tiroedd)

  1. land

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tir dir nhir thir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.