tarraing

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish tarngid, from a prototonic form of Old Irish do·srenga.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Aran) IPA(key): [ˈt̪ˠɑɾˠən]

Verb[edit]

tarraing (present analytic tarraingíonn, future analytic tarraingeoidh, verbal noun tarraingt, past participle tarraingthe)

  1. to pull, draw, tug
    Tharraing sé anál. — He drew breath.

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tarraing tharraing dtarraing
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Verb[edit]

tarraing (verbal noun tarraing)

  1. draw, pull
  2. draw (breath, beer etc)
  3. draw (picture)
  4. attract (person, magnet etc)
  5. distil (spirits)

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

tarraing f (genitive tarrainge or tàirgne, plural tarraingean or tàirgnean)

  1. drawing, pulling
  2. draught, gulp