teigr

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Old Norse[edit]

Noun[edit]

teigr m

  1. a distinct portion or plot of land.

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Leiv Heggstad, Gamalnorsk ordbok med nynorsk tyding (Det Norske Samlaget, 1930)

Welsh[edit]

teigr

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English tiger, from Middle English tygre, in part from Old English tigras (p), in part from Anglo-Norman tigre, both from Latin tigris, from Ancient Greek τίγρις (tígris), from Iranian (compare Avestan 𐬙𐬌𐬔𐬭𐬌(tigri, arrow), 𐬙𐬌𐬖𐬭𐬀(tiγra, pointed)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tei̯ɡr/, [ˈtʰei̯ɡr̩]

Noun[edit]

teigr m (plural teigrod)

  1. a tiger

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
teigr deigr nheigr theigr
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.