tarraing

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Aran) IPA(key): /ˈt̪ˠɑɾˠən/

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

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

  1. (transitive, intransitive) pull, draw
      1. pull, tug, at; draw towards oneself
        Tharraing sé anál.‎ ― He drew breath.
      2. draw along, drag
      3. haul (in or on conveyance)
      4. (fishing, of nets) draw
      5. pull into position
      6. drag out of position
      7. (rowing) pull (an oar)
      8. pull to stop
      1. pick, pluck
      2. extract
      1. cause to flow
      2. draw from container
      3. draw matter from
      4. spring
      5. extract essence of
    1. take at random, draw by chance
      1. obtain from source
      2. (banking, of a bill, a cheque) draw
      1. draw in
      2. cause draught
      3. allow to come through
      4. suck
    2. attract
    3. trace, delineate
    4. bring about, cause, induce
    5. (nautical, of a ship) draw (water)
      1. proceed
      2. move towards
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

tarraing f

  1. (nonstandard) verbal noun of tarraing

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.

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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)

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Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. verbal noun of tarraing
  2. drawing, pulling
  3. draught, gulp

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