tir

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Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

tir

  1. The ISO 639-3 language code for Tigrinya

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *tir, from Proto-Celtic *tīros, from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry), i.e. "dry land" as opposed to lake or sea.

Noun[edit]

tir m (plural tirioù)

  1. land

Inflection[edit]


Catalan[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

See tirar (to shoot)

Noun[edit]

tir m (plural tirs)

  1. shot
  2. shooting (sport)

Derived terms[edit]


Cornish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *tir, from Proto-Celtic *tīros, from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry), i.e. "dry land" as opposed to lake or sea.

Noun[edit]

tir m (plural tiryow)

  1. land, earth

French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Deverbal from tirer (to shoot).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tiʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

tir m (plural tirs)

  1. shot, shooting (of a weapon) [from 1660]
    tir précisprecise shot
    tir au canoncannon firing
    tir à l'arcarchery
  2. shooting (sport)
  3. shooting range [from 1826]
    • 1854, Gérard de Nerval, “Angélique”, in Les Filles du feu [The Daughters of Fire]:
      Un tir a été établi pour les archers dans un des fossés qui se rapprochent de la ville.
      A range was set up for the archers in one of the ditches that approach the city.
  4. blasting (in mines)

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Anagrams[edit]


Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *tīraz, from Proto-Indo-European *dey-.

Cognate with Old Norse tírr and Old Saxon tīr (glory, renown). A variant of Proto-Germanic *tērīn-, whence Old High German zierī (German Zier (splendour, beauty)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tīr m

  1. fame; glory; honour

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: tir

Old Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *tīros from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry), i.e. "dry land" as opposed to lake or sea. Cognates include English thirst, Latin terra.

Noun[edit]

tir m

  1. land

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From blue-and-white plates with the French initialism TIR (Transports Internationaux Routiers), which are put on vehicles matching the requirements of the TIR Convention.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tir m anim

  1. articulated lorry

Declension[edit]


Rohingya[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bengali তীর (tir), from Persian تیر(tir).

Noun[edit]

tir (Hanifi spelling 𐴃𐴞𐴌)

  1. arrow

Sumerian[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tir

  1. Romanization of 𒌁 (tir)

Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

tir

  1. sweat

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Welsh tir, from Proto-Brythonic *tir, from Proto-Celtic *tīros, from Proto-Indo-European *ters- (dry), i.e. "dry land" as opposed to lake or sea.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tir m (plural tiroedd)

  1. land

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tir dir nhir thir
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.