tiug

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Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *tegus, from Proto-Indo-European *tegus. Cognates include Welsh tew and English thick.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tiug ‎(comparative tigiu)

  1. thick

DescendantsEdit

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
tiug thiug tiug
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • 2 tiug” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.