tige

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See also: tǐgé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French tige (stem), from Latin tibia (shin bone, leg).

Noun[edit]

tige (plural tiges)

  1. (firearms, historical) A steel pin in early rifles.
  2. A stalk.
  3. The shaft of a column.

Anagrams[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Livonian tig.

Adjective[edit]

tige (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. angry

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tībia. Compare the borrowed doublet tibia.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tiʒ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

tige f (plural tiges)

  1. stem (of a plant etc.)
  2. sapling
  3. shank
  4. (dated) ciggie, cig, fag, smoke

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tige

  1. (Ulster, parts of Munster) Alternative form of taga, the present subjunctive analytic of tar.

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tige thige dtige
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tige n

  1. inflection of tech:
    1. genitive singular
    2. genitive dual
    3. nominative and vocative and accusative and genitive plural

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
tige thige tige
pronounced with /d(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

West Frisian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tige

  1. much, many

Adverb[edit]

tige

  1. much, very
    Tige tank!Thank you very much!