tal

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See also: Tal, taal, tall, tál, and tâl

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

tal

  1. willow

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse tal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tal n (singular definite tallet, plural indefinite tal)

  1. number
  2. figure
  3. digit
  4. numeral
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See tale.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /taːl/, [tˢæːˀl]

Verb[edit]

tal

  1. Imperative of tale.

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

tal

  1. (~ van) numerous, many, lots
    Je hebt tal van mogelijkheden - You have lots of possibilities

Noun[edit]

tal n (plural tallen)

  1. number

Usage notes[edit]

Tal is almost never used to say 'number', getal and nummer are used instead.

Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tal, from Proto-Germanic *talą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tal n (genitive singular tals, plural tøl)

  1. number
  2. (grammar) number

Declension[edit]

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative tal talið tøl tølini
Accusative tal talið tøl tølini
Dative tali talinum tølum tølunum
Genitive tals talsins tala talanna

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tal, from Proto-Germanic *talą.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tal n (genitive singular tals, nominative plural töl)

  1. speech, talk, the act of talking
  2. a conversation
  3. count, number
    Mennirnir voru hundrað talsins.
    The men were a hundred all told.

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]


Kurdish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tal

  1. sour

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

tal

  1. rafsi of talsa.

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

tal n (definite singular talet, indefinite plural tal, definite plural tala)

  1. number, numeral

Novial[edit]

Determiner[edit]

tal

  1. Shortened form of tali

Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Proto-Germanic *dalą, whence also Old English dæl, Old Norse dalr.

Noun[edit]

tal n

  1. valley

Descendants[edit]


Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *talą (number, speech). Cognate with Old English tæl, Old Saxon gital.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (12th century Icelandic) IPA(key): /ˈtal/

Noun[edit]

tal n (genitive tals, plural tǫl)

  1. a talk, parley, conversation
    • Ólafs saga Helga 87, in 1830, Þ. Guðmundsson, C. C. Rafn, Þ. Helgason, Fornmanna sögur, Volume IV. Copenhagen, page 196:
      [] kom hún enn til konúngs, ok sátu þau jarl öll samt á tali, []
      [] but she came to the king, and yet sat all the jarls in talks, []
  2. speech, language
    • Stjórn 61, in 1862, C. R. Unger, Stjórn: gammelnorsk Bibelhistorie: fra Verdens Skabelse til det babyloniske Fangenskab. Christiania, page 204:
      Sneri hann þa nafni Josephs ok kalladi hann heimsins hialpara upp aa Egiptalandz tal ok tungu.
      He turned then, speaking Joseph's name and calling him home for help in speech and tongue of Egyptian lands.
  3. a tale, number, enumeration
    • Barlaams Saga 137, in 1851, R. Keyser, C. R. Unger, Barlaams ok Josaphats saga. Christiania, page 133:
      Hon er oc i tale með oðrum himintunglum, []
      She is in that number with other heavenly bodies, []
  4. (especially in compounds) a tale, list, series
    • Gulaþings-lög 301, in 1846, E. Hertzberg, Norges gamle love indtil 1387, Volume I. Christiania, page 99:
      [] þa ſkolo fara a þing oc bioða ſic i tal með oðrom monnom.
      [] then shall go to the Thing and enter the lists with other men.

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

  • tala (talk, speech)
  • tala (to talk, speak)
  • tali (teller, counter)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Danish: tal n
  • Elfdalian: tal n
  • Faroese: tal n
  • Icelandic: tal n
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: tal n
  • Swedish: tal n (Old Swedish tal)

References[edit]

  • tal in An Icelandic-English Dictionary, R. Cleasby and G. Vigfússon, Clarendon Press, 1874, at Internet Archive.
  • tal in A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, G. T. Zoëga, Clarendon Press, 1910, at Internet Archive.

Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Chemical element
Tl Previous: rtęć (Hg)
Next: ołów (Pb)

tal m inan

  1. thallium (chemical element, Tl, atomic number 81)

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese tal, from Latin tālis, from Proto-Indo-European *tód (demonstrative pronoun). Displaced collateral form atal.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

tal

  1. such

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tālis. Compare French tel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tal m, f (plural tales)

  1. such

Derived terms[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tal n

  1. (mathematics) number
    reellt tal
    real number
  2. (school) An exercise involving calculations given to the pupil, especially at lower levels.
    Hur många tal fick ni i matteläxa idag?
    How many maths exercise did you have as homework today?
  3. speech; the ability to use vocalizations to communicate
  4. speech; a long oral message given publicly

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tal

  1. tall

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tal dal nhal thal

Antonyms[edit]