tiug

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *tegus, from Proto-Indo-European *tegus. Cognates include Welsh tew and English thick.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tiug ‎(comparative tigiu)

  1. thick

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

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