tighearnas

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Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tighearnas m (genitive singular tighearnais, nominative plural tighearnais)

  1. superseded spelling of tiarnas.

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tighearnas thighearnas dtighearnas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tigernas, from tigernae; synchronically, tighearna +‎ -as.

Noun[edit]

tighearnas m (genitive singular tighearnais)

  1. lordship, domain, estate
  2. proprietorship, peerage

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
tighearnas thighearnas
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • tigernas” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.