تل

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *tall- (hill).

Noun[edit]

تَلّ (tallm (plural أَتْلَال (ʾatlāl) or أَتُلّ (ʾatull) or تِلَال (tilāl) or تُلُول (tulūl))

  1. verbal noun of تَلَّ (talla) (form I)
  2. hill
  3. heap of sand
  4. pillow
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ت ل ل (t-l-l).

Verb[edit]

تَلَّ (talla) I, non-past يَتُلُّ‎ (yatullu)

  1. to throw (someone) down on their neck, cheek or forehead
  2. to throw into difficulties
  3. to throw or push (something) into one's hand
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Verb[edit]

تَلَّ (talla) I, non-past يَتُلُّ or يَتِلُّ‎ (yatullu or yatillu)

  1. to humble oneself, to fawn
  2. to fall down
  3. to pour out
  4. to drop with perspiration
  5. to let down
  6. to take by the hand
  7. to lead a beast of burden
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

تَلِ (tali) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular non-past active jussive of وَلِيَ (waliya)
  2. third-person feminine singular non-past active jussive of وَلِيَ (waliya)

Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish تل (tel), from Armenian թել (tʿel, thread).

Noun[edit]

تل (tel?

  1. brass wire

References[edit]

  • تل” in Ferdinand Justi (1879), Dictionnaire Kurde-Français, St. Pétersbourg: L'Académie Impériale des Sciences
  • թել in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]

Libyan Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

تل (tallm

  1. A metal wire or a thin metalic bar.

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Armenian թել (tʿel, thread).

Noun[edit]

تل (tel)

  1. fiber
  2. hair
  3. thread
  4. wire
  5. rope yarn
  6. feather
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References[edit]

  • “tel” in Nişanyan Sözlük
  • թել in Hračʿeay Ačaṙean (1971–79), Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words], in 4 vols (second edition), Yerevan: Yerevan State University [Reprint of the original edition: 1926–1935, in 7 volumes, Yerevan]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic تَلّ (tall).

Noun[edit]

تل (tell)

  1. barrow
  2. hill

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic تَلّ (tall).

Noun[edit]

تل (tall)

  1. hill

Punjabi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit तिल (tila).

Noun[edit]

تل (tilm (Gurmukhi spelling ਤਿਲ)

  1. sesame
  2. (anatomy) mole

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit तिल (tila).

Noun[edit]

تل (tilm (Hindi spelling तिल)

  1. sesame
  2. (anatomy) mole

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