tela

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See also: teļa, teļā, and teľa

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēla (web).

Noun[edit]

tela (plural telas)

  1. (anatomy) a thin, weblike structure or membrane

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Annobonese[edit]

Noun[edit]

tela

  1. land

References[edit]

  • 1994, Jacques Arends, Pieter Muysken, Norval Smith (editors), Pidgins and Creoles: an introduction
  • 2005, John H. McWhorter, Defining Creole

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tela

  1. One of a set of round logs used as support to keep something, such as a boat or a pile of firewood, from touching directly the ground, or to help move a large object by rolling it over the logs.
  2. (by extension) A place where something is left or stored; usually in adessive, ablative or allative plural.
  3. roller, cylinder
  4. track (short of telaketju - "caterpillar track")

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (round log used as support): telapuu

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Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

tēlà m (plural teloli)

  1. tailor

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēla.

Noun[edit]

tela f (plural tele)

  1. cloth
  2. canvas
  3. curtain (theatre)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See texere

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tēla f (genitive tēlae); first declension

  1. web
  2. warp (threads that run lengthwise in a loom)
  3. loom
  4. vocative singular of tēla

tēlā f

  1. ablative singular of tēla
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tēla tēlae
genitive tēlae tēlārum
dative tēlae tēlīs
accusative tēlam tēlās
ablative tēlā tēlīs
vocative tēla tēlae
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tēla n

  1. nominative plural of tēlum
  2. accusative plural of tēlum
  3. vocative plural of tēlum

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēla (web; loom). Cognate of teia (web).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tela f (plural telas)

  1. canvas (piece of canvas cloth stretched across a frame on which one may paint)
  2. (by extension) painting (an illustration or artwork using paint)
  3. screen (viewing area of a movie, slide presentation, etc.)
  4. (Brazil) screen (viewing area of electronic output devices)
  5. (biology) a very thin tissue

Synonyms[edit]

  • (painting): pintura, quadro
  • (viewing area of electronic output devices): ecrã (Portugal)

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Vallader) taila
  • (Sursilvan, Surmiran) teila

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēla.

Noun[edit]

tela (plural telas)

  1. (textiles, Sutsilvan) material, textile, canvas

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēla.

Noun[edit]

tela f (plural telas)

  1. cloth (woven fabric)
  2. (colloquial) task
  3. (colloquial) cash, dosh

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