tele

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See also: tele-, télé, and télé-

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tele (plural teles)

  1. (UK, slang, rare) television

Usage notes[edit]

  • The more usual shortening of the word is telly.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Noun[edit]

tele n

  1. calf (young cow or bull)

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tele

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of telen

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for teleobjektiivi.

Noun[edit]

tele

  1. (photographing, colloquial) telephoto lens

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tele (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative tele telet
genitive telen telejen
partitive teleä telejä
illative teleen teleihin
singular plural
nominative tele telet
accusative nom.? tele telet
gen. telen
genitive telen telejen
teleinrare
partitive teleä telejä
inessive telessä teleissä
elative telestä teleistä
illative teleen teleihin
adessive telellä teleillä
ablative teleltä teleiltä
allative telelleˣ teleilleˣ
essive telenä teleinä
translative teleksi teleiksi
instructive telein
abessive telettä teleittä
comitative teleineen

Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēla.

Noun[edit]

tele f (plural telis)

  1. cloth
  2. canvas

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Galician[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Short for televisión.

Noun[edit]

tele f (plural teles)

  1. television

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the same Proto-Finno-Ugric root *täwde as Finnish täysi

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɛlɛ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: te‧le

Adverb[edit]

tele (not comparable)

  1. full (of something -val/-vel)
    Tele van a ház pókokkal. - The house is full of spiders.

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Adjective[edit]

tele (not comparable)

  1. full (of something -val/-vel)
    Egy tele pohár vizet kaptak. - They got a full glass of water.
    vízzel tele pohár - glass full of water

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tele f pl

  1. plural of tela

Noun[edit]

tele f

  1. (informal) telly (UK), TV

Latvian[edit]

Tele

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tele f (5th declension)

  1. female calf, immature cow, heifer
    pērnā tele — the heifer from last year
    šķirnes tele — a heifer of good breed
    grūsna telepregnant heifer
    te Tibils visu vasaru turēja savus lopus: divas teles, abas slaucamās govis, aitas un zirgus — here Tibils kept his animals all summer: the two heifers, both dairy cows, the sheep and the horses
    nopētīju savu ganāmpulki, vai kāda no govīm, īpaši telēm, netaisās laisties blēņās uz zirņu lauku — he kept an eye on his herd, in case one of the cows, especially the heifers, wanted to play any tricks on the pea fields

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Norwegian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tele m

  1. Frozen layer of earth
    Det er tele i jorda. - The earth is frozen. (litt. It is 'tele' in the earth)

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

tele

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of telar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of telar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of telar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of telar

Samoan[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tele

  1. big

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /těle/
  • Hyphenation: te‧le

Noun[edit]

tèle n (Cyrillic spelling тѐле)

  1. calf

Declension[edit]

This word has no plural, but the collective noun tȅlād is used instead.


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *telę.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

têle n (genitive teléta, nominative plural teléta)

  1. calf

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Short for televisión.

Noun[edit]

tele f (plural teles)

  1. television

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

tele (invariable)

  1. abundant