Perhaps akin to tight.
tigh (plural tighs)
- (obsolete) A close or enclosure; a croft.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Cowell to this entry?)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for tigh in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
- Alternative form of
tigh (plus genitive, triggers no mutation directly, but definite noun phrases in the genitive are always lenited)
|Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.