tuig

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tuig n (plural tuigen, diminutive tuigje n)

  1. thing
  2. device
  3. riff-raff
  4. (nautical) rig, rigging
  5. harness

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

tuig

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tuigen
  2. imperative of tuigen

Hiligaynon[edit]

Noun[edit]

túig

  1. year

Derived terms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Also used as a verb.


Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • tig (Cois Fharraige)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Irish tuicid, from Old Irish ·tuicci, prototonic form of do·uicci, perfective form of do·beir.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tuig (present analytic tuigeann, future analytic tuigfidh, verbal noun tuiscint, past participle tuigthe)

  1. to understand

Conjugation[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tuig thuig dtuig
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Verb[edit]

tuig (verbal noun tuigsinn)

  1. understand, comprehend, realize
    tha mi a' tuigsinn - I am understanding
    thuig mi e - I understood him/it
    a bheil sin air thuigsinn? - Is that understood?

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