telt

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Dialectal form of told, possibly a conserved Old English inflection.

Verb[edit]

telt

  1. (Scots, Geordie) simple past tense and past participle of tell
    Get him telt he's te come hyem noo

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German, cognate with German Zelt, Old Norse tjald (tent) ( → Swedish tälta, Norwegian bokmål tjeld, Danish tjæld). Descendants include English tilt.

Noun[edit]

telt n (singular definite teltet, plural indefinite telte)

  1. tent

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Dutch[edit]

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Verb[edit]

telt

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of tellen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of tellen

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the adjective tele.

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Adjective[edit]

telt (comparative teltebb, superlative legteltebb)

  1. full
  2. plump (figure)

Middle English[edit]

From Old English teld "tent", Danish telt. Became tilt in Late Middle English.

Noun[edit]

telt (plural telts)

  1. a cloth covering, an awning

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Verb[edit]

telt

  1. past participle of telle