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Енглески[уреди]

A tiger.

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Етимологија[уреди]

From Средњи Енглески tygre, in part from Стари Енглески tigras (pl.), in part from Anglo-Norman tigre, both from Латински tigris, from Антички Грчки τίγρις (tígris), from Iranian (compare Авестански 𐬙𐬌𐬔𐬭𐬌(tigri, arrow), 𐬙𐬌𐬖𐬭𐬀(tiγra, pointed)). More at stick.

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Именица[уреди]

tiger (plural tigers, feminine tigress)

  1. Panthera tigris, a large predatory mammal of the cat family, indigenous to Asia.
    1. A male tiger.
  2. (heraldry) A representation of a large mythological cat, used on a coat of arms.
    • 1968, Charles MacKinnon of Dunakin, The Observer's Book of Heraldry ((Молимо наведите језик навода)), page 69:Категорја:Наводи са недостајућим параметром за језик
      The heraldic tiger is a mythical beast, quite unlike a real tiger which is described in heraldry as a Bengal tiger. The ordinary tiger has no stripes, has a horn protruding from its nose, has tusks like a boar and a tufted mane, and has a lion's tail instead of a tiger's.
  3. (obsolete) A servant in livery, who rides with his master or mistress.
    (Можете ли пронађите и додајте цитат од Charles Dickens на овај унос?)
    • 1843, Thomas Carlyle, Past and Present, book 2, ch. XVII, The Beginnings
      The doom of Fate was, Be thou a Dandy! Have thy eye-glasses, opera-glasses, thy Long-Acre cabs with white-breeched tiger, thy yawning impassivities, pococurantisms; fix thyself in Dandyhood, undeliverable; it is thy doom.
  4. (South Africa, dated but still used) A leopard.
    • 1907, Sir Percy Fitzpatrick, Jock of the Bushveld, Longmans 1976 ed., →ISBN, page 251:
      Jim remarked irrelevantly that tigers were 'schelms' and it was his conviction that there were a great many in the kloofs round about.
  5. (US, сленг) A person who is very athletic during sexual intercourse.
    • 2010, Jeff Wilser, The Maxims of Manhood
      Don't [] Tell your roommate that you heard the walls shaking all night, and it sounds like he's a real tiger in the sack.
  6. (figuratively) A ferocious, bloodthirsty and audacious person.
    • William Shakespeare, Titus Andronicus
      As for that heinous tiger, Tamora,
      No funeral rite, nor man in mournful weeds,
      No mournful bell shall ring her burial;
      But throw her forth to beasts, and birds of prey.
  7. (US, colloquial) A kind of growl or screech, after cheering.
    three cheers and a tiger
  8. A pneumatic box or pan used in refining sugar.
  9. A tiger moth in the family Arctiidae.
  10. A tiger beetle.
  11. A tiger butterfly in tribe Danaini, especially subtribe Danaina
  12. A relatively small country or group of countries with a fast-growing economy.
    • 2000, Jagdish Handa, Monetary Economics, Psychology Press →ISBN, page 709
      In this scenario, the growth rates are higher for the economic tigers than for the other economies.
    • 2009, Fabrizio Tassinari, Why Europe Fears Its Neighbors, ABC-CLIO →ISBN, page 21
      Then came the 2008 credit turmoil and ensuing economic slump, which not only belittled the huge economic and social gains of the various Baltic and Celtic '' Tigers,'' as well as of several former communist nations of Central Europe.
    • 2014, Emmanuel Akyeampong, Robert H. Bates, Nathan Nunn, James Robinson, Africa's Development in Historical Perspective, Cambridge University Press →ISBN, page 287
      Once colonial or settler rule ended, such enterprises either lost the crutches of state support or became “white elephants,” draining resources from the wider economy. This was an important factor holding back the emergence of African tigers.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for tiger in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Cornish[уреди]

Корнски Википедија има чланак на:
Википедија kw

Etymology[уреди]

From Енглески tiger.

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

tiger m (plural tigres or tigri)

  1. tiger

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Danish[уреди]

Дански Википедија има чланак на:
Википедија da

Etymology[уреди]

From Немачки Tiger, from Латински tigris.

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

tiger c (singular definite tigeren, plural indefinite tigere or tigre)

  1. tiger

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Middle Dutch[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

Borrowed from Стари Француски tigre, from Латински tigris.

Noun[уреди]

tiger m

  1. tiger

Inflection[уреди]

Овај noun захтева inflection-table template.

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Further reading[уреди]

  • tiger”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • tiger”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Norwegian Bokmål[уреди]

Норвешки Википедија има чланак на:
Википедија no

Etymology[уреди]

From Латински tigris.

Noun[уреди]

Шаблон:nb-noun-m3

  1. a tiger, Panthera tigris

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Norwegian Nynorsk[уреди]

Norwegian Nynorsk Википедија има чланак на:
Википедија nn

Etymology[уреди]

From Латински tigris.

Noun[уреди]

tiger m (definite singular tigeren, indefinite plural tigrar, definite plural tigrane)

  1. a tiger, Panthera tigris

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Old English[уреди]

Etymology[уреди]

Borrowed from Латински tigris.

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

tiger m (nominative plural tigras)

  1. tiger

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Slovene[уреди]

Словеначки Википедија има чланак на:
Википедија sl
Tiger

Etymology[уреди]

Ultimately from Антички Грчки τίγρις (tígris), from Iranian (compare Авестански 𐬙𐬌𐬔𐬭𐬌(tigri, arrow), 𐬙𐬌𐬖𐬭𐬀(tiγra, pointed)).

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

tíger

  1. tiger

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Swedish[уреди]

Pronunciation[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

tiger c

  1. tiger, an animal

Declension[уреди]

Declension of tiger 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tiger tigern tigrar tigrarna
Genitive tigers tigerns tigrars tigrarnas

Verb[уреди]

tiger

  1. present tense of tiga.

West Frisian[уреди]

Noun[уреди]

tiger c (plural tigers)

  1. tiger