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IrishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tiugh (genitive singular masculine tiugh, genitive singular feminine tighe, plural tiugha, comparative tighe)

  1. Obsolete spelling of tiubh

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tiugh thiugh dtiugh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish tiug (compare Irish tiubh, Manx çhiu), from Proto-Celtic *tegus, from Proto-Indo-European *tégus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tiugh (comparative tighe)

  1. thick, dense

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
tiugh thiugh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • 2 tiug” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.