תל

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See also: תּל

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *tall- ‎(hill).

Noun[edit]

תֵּל ‎(télm ‎(plural indefinite תִּלִּים, singular construct תֵּל־, plural construct תִּלֵּי־) [pattern: קֵטֶל]

  1. (archaeology) man-made hill covering the remains of an ancient settlement
  2. (colloquial) heap, pile

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Yiddish[edit]

Noun[edit]

תל ‎(tel)

  1. (nonstandard) Unpointed form of תּל ‎(tel).