குயில்

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Tamil[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kujil̪/, [kɯjɨl̪]
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

குயில் (kuyil)

  1. (transitive) to utter, tell
  2. to call, whoop, halloo

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Verb[edit]

குயில் (kuyil)

  1. (transitive) to make, execute, shape, construct
  2. to weave
  3. to plait, braid, intwine
  4. to bore, perforate, tunnel
  5. to enchase, set (as precious stones)
  6. (intransitive) to take place
  7. to be thick, close, crowded
  8. to sound, play

Etymology 3[edit]

Cognate with Telugu కోకిల (kōkila).

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Noun[edit]

குயில் (kuyil)

  1. the Indian Cuckoo, Eudynamys scolopaceus
  2. word

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

குயில் (kuyil)

  1. hole, perforation

Etymology 5[edit]

Noun[edit]

குயில் (kuyil)

  1. cloud

References[edit]

  • University of Madras (1924-1936) , “குயில்”, in Tamil Lexicon, Madras [Chennai]: Diocesan Press.