Irish edit

Adjective edit

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

  1. Obsolete spelling of tiubh

Declension edit

Mutation edit

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.

References edit

Scottish Gaelic edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

tiugh (comparative tighe)

  1. thick, dense

Derived terms edit

Mutation edit

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.

References edit

  • Edward Dwelly (1911) “tiugh”, in Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan [The Illustrated Gaelic–English Dictionary]‎[1], 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, →ISBN
  • Gregory Toner, Sharon Arbuthnot, Máire Ní Mhaonaigh, Marie-Luise Theuerkauf, Dagmar Wodtko, editors (2019), “2 tiug”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language