செப்பு

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Tamil[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Telugu చెప్పు (ceppu)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃepːu/, [sepːɯ]

Verb[edit]

செப்பு (ceppu)

  1. (transitive)

to say, speak, declare, tell

Noun[edit]

செப்பு (ceppu)

  1. speech, word
  2. answer, reply

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From செம்பு (cempu).

Noun[edit]

செப்பு (ceppu)

  1. casket, little box of metal, ivory or wood
  2. a kind of water-vessel

References[edit]

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