tele

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See also: tele- and télé

English[edit]

Abbreviation[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. singular present subjunctive of telen

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for teleobjektiivi.

Noun[edit]

tele

  1. (photographing, colloquial) telephoto lens

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin tēla.

Noun[edit]

tele f (plural telis)

  1. cloth
  2. canvas

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Adverb[edit]

tele (not comparable)

  1. (valamivel) full
    Tele van a ház pókokkal. - The house is full of spiders.

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Adjective[edit]

tele (not comparable)

  1. (valamivel) full
    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 form 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)

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.

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Noun[edit]

têle n (genitive teléta, nominative plural teléta)

  1. calf

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Short for televisión.

Noun[edit]

tele f (plural teles)

  1. television