tigris

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin tigris, from Ancient Greek τίγρις(tígris, tiger), probably of Iranian origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtiɡriʃ]
  • Hyphenation: tig‧ris
tigris

Noun[edit]

tigris ‎(plural tigrisek)

  1. tiger (mammal)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative tigris tigrisek
accusative tigrist tigriseket
dative tigrisnek tigriseknek
instrumental tigrissel tigrisekkel
causal-final tigrisért tigrisekért
translative tigrissé tigrisekké
terminative tigrisig tigrisekig
essive-formal tigrisként tigrisekként
essive-modal
inessive tigrisben tigrisekben
superessive tigrisen tigriseken
adessive tigrisnél tigriseknél
illative tigrisbe tigrisekbe
sublative tigrisre tigrisekre
allative tigrishez tigrisekhez
elative tigrisből tigrisekből
delative tigrisről tigrisekről
ablative tigristől tigrisektől
Possessive forms of tigris
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. tigrisem tigriseim
2nd person sing. tigrised tigriseid
3rd person sing. tigrise tigrisei
1st person plural tigrisünk tigriseink
2nd person plural tigrisetek tigriseitek
3rd person plural tigrisük tigriseik

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Latin[edit]

tīgris (a tiger)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek τίγρις(tígris, tiger), probably of Iranian origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tigris m ‎(genitive tigris or tigridis); third declension
tīgris m ‎(genitive tīgris or tīgridis); third declension

  1. tiger
  2. (poetic) tigress
  3. a tiger skin

Declension[edit]

The declension of this noun is varied. When declined like a parisyllabic i-stem, the accusative singular may be tigrem and the ablative singular may be tigrī.

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tigris tigrēs
genitive tigris tigrium
dative tigrī tigribus
accusative tigrem
tigrim
tigrēs
tigrīs
ablative tigre
tigrī
tigribus
vocative tigris tigrēs

Third declension, alternative accusative singular in -im, alternative ablative singular in and accusative plural in -īs.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tīgris tīgrēs
genitive tīgris tīgrium
dative tīgrī tīgribus
accusative tīgrem
tīgrim
tīgrēs
tīgrīs
ablative tīgre
tīgrī
tīgribus
vocative tīgris tīgrēs

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tīgris tigridēs
genitive tigridis tigridum
dative tigridī tigridibus
accusative tigridem tigridēs
ablative tigride tigridibus
vocative tīgris tigridēs

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tīgris tīgridēs
genitive tīgridis tīgridum
dative tīgridī tīgridibus
accusative tīgridem tīgridēs
ablative tīgride tīgridibus
vocative tīgris tīgridēs

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