tigris

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin tigris, from Ancient Greek τίγρις (tígris, tiger), probably of Iranian origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtiɡriʃ/
  • Hyphenation: tig‧ris
tigris

Noun[edit]

tigris (plural tigrisek)

  1. tiger (mammal)

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Latin[edit]

tīgris (a tiger)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τίγρις (tígris, tiger), probably of Iranian origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tīgris m (genitive tigris or tīgridis), third declension

  1. tiger
  2. (poetic) tigress
  3. a tiger skin

Inflection[edit]

The declension of this noun is varied. When declined like a parasyllabic i-stem, the accusative singular may be tigrem and the ablative singular may be tigrī.

Third declension i-stem, alternative accusative singular in -im and ablative singular in .

Number Singular Plural
nominative tīgris tīgrēs
genitive tīgris tīgrium
dative tīgrī tīgribus
accusative tīgrim
tīgrem
tīgrīs
tīgrēs
ablative tīgrī
tīgre
tīgribus
vocative tīgris tīgrēs

or Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tīgris tīgridēs
genitive tīgridis tīgridum
dative tīgridī tīgridibus
accusative tīgridem tīgridēs
ablative tīgride tīgridibus
vocative tīgris tīgridēs

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