tig

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tig (countable and uncountable, plural tigs)

  1. (Ireland) tag, the children's game.
  2. A capacious, flat-bottomed drinking cup, generally with four handles, formerly used for passing around the table at convivial entertainment.

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the suffix -tig used to form multiples of ten.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

tig

  1. (informal) tens, dozens, lots
    Ik kan wel tig redenen bedenken waarom dit fout is!
    I can think of dozens of reasons why this is wrong!

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish ·ticc, prototonic form of do·icc (comes).

Verb[edit]

tig

  1. Alternative form of tagann, the present indicative analytic of tar
    Tig sé abhaile ar a sé a chloch.
    He comes home at six o’clock.
Usage notes[edit]

The form tig is especially common in tar le (be able).

Etymology 2[edit]

Variant form of tuig.

Verb[edit]

tig (present analytic tigeann, future analytic tigfidh, verbal noun tiscint, past participle tigthe)

  1. (Cois Fharraige) Alternative form of tuig (to understand)

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tig thig dtig
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

tig

  1. rafsi of tigni.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Verb[edit]

tig

  1. Future tense of thig

Usage notes[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

tig

  1. imperative of tiga.