tiugh

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Irish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tiugh (genitive singular masculine tiugh, genitive singular feminine tighe, plural tiugha, comparative tighe)

  1. Obsolete spelling of tiubh

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tiugh thiugh dtiugh
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish tiug (compare Irish tiubh, Manx çhiu), from Proto-Celtic *tegus, from Proto-Indo-European *tégus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tiugh (comparative tighe)

  1. thick, dense

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • 2 tiug” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.