tej

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English[edit]

A berele glass containing unfiltered tej.

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Amharic ጠጀ (ṭäǧä, honey wine, mead).

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Noun[edit]

tej (plural tej)

  1. A style of mead or honey wine common to Ethiopia and Eritrea.

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Albanian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tej

  1. beyond

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an Iranian language, compare Ossetian дӕйын (dæjyn, to suck), Middle Persian nurse (dāyag), Persian دایه (dâye, nurse), Kurmanji da (mother). Cognates with Sanskrit धयति (dhayati, to suck, drink)

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Noun[edit]

tej (plural tejek)

  1. milk

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

tej

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From German Tee, from Min Nan (), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *s-la (leaf, tea).

Noun[edit]

tej m

  1. tea
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Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of ten.

Determiner[edit]

tej

  1. dative feminine singular of ten
  2. locative feminine singular of ten
  3. nominative dual of ten
  4. accusative dual of ten

Polish[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

tej

  1. genitive singular of ta
  2. dative singular of ta
  3. locative singular of ta