تل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *tall- (hill).

Noun[edit]

تَلّ (tall?, plural تِلَال (tilāl)‎

  1. hill

Etymology 2[edit]

ت ل ل (t-l-l)

Verb[edit]

تَلَّ (talla) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to put down

Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish تل (tel), from Armenian թել (tʿel, thread).

Noun[edit]

تل (tel?

  1. brass wire

References[edit]

  • تل” in Ferdinand Justi (1879), Dictionnaire Kurde-Français, St. Pétersbourg: L'Académie Impériale des Sciences
  • թել in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University

Libyan Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

تل (tallm

  1. A metal wire or a thin metalic bar.

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Armenian թել (tʿel) ("thread").

Noun[edit]

تل (tel)

  1. fiber
  2. hair
  3. thread
  4. wire
  5. rope yarn
  6. feather
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • “tel” in Nişanyan Sözlük
  • թել in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic تل (tall).

Noun[edit]

تل (tell)

  1. barrow
  2. hill

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic تل (tall).

Noun[edit]

تل (tall)

  1. hill

Punjabi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit तिल (tila).

Noun[edit]

تل (tilm (Gurmukhi spelling ਤਿਲ)

  1. sesame
  2. (anatomy) mole

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit तिल (tila).

Noun[edit]

تل (tilmHindi spelling तिल

  1. sesame
  2. (anatomy) mole

Synonyms[edit]