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tirant

  1. present participle of tirar

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tirant m (plural tirants)

  1. (nautical) draft, draught
  2. drawstring

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VerbEdit

tirant

  1. present participle of tirer

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

tirant

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of tirō

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

tirant

  1. Alternative form of tyraunt

AdjectiveEdit

tirant

  1. Alternative form of tyraunt

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tyrannus, which gave the nominative singular form tirans, from which the oblique singular tirant was constructed, under the assumption the -s suffix had replaced -ts.

NounEdit

tirant m (oblique plural tirans, nominative singular tirans, nominative plural tirant)

  1. tyrant
    • 13th century, Unknown, La Vie de Saint Laurent, page 5, column 1, line 7:
      car il voloit le felon tirant
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

DescendantsEdit

  • English: tyrant
  • French: tyran