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]

Etymology[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

tarraing (past tharraing, future tarraingidh, verbal noun tarraing, past participle tarraingte)

  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. Verbal noun of tarraing.
  2. drawing, pulling
  3. draught, gulp