taal

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See also: tal, Tal, tál, tâl, tål, -tal, -tál, tala, Taal, tall, and Tall

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch taal, from Middle Dutch tale, from Old Dutch *tala, from Proto-Germanic *talō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

taal (plural tale)

  1. language

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Taal.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧al

Noun[edit]

taal

  1. the Lake Taal snake (Hydrophis semperi)

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch tāle, from Old Dutch *tala, from Proto-Germanic *talō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -aːl
  • IPA(key): /taːl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

taal f (plural talen, diminutive taaltje n)

  1. (countable) language (form of communication consisting of vocabulary and grammar)
  2. (uncountable) language (capability to communicate with words)
  3. (uncountable) language (means or manner of expression)
  4. (uncountable, countable) language (specific lect or jargon)
  5. (uncountable) language (particular words of a text or speech act)

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: taal

Anagrams[edit]


Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

taal (genitive taala, partitive taala)

  1. (colloquial) dollar

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Verb[edit]

taal (verbal noun taaley, past participle taalit)

  1. draw
  2. flow
  3. secrete, lactate

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian tale, from Proto-Germanic *talō.

Noun[edit]

taal c (plural talen, diminutive taaltsje)

  1. (countable) language (form of communication consisting of vocabulary and grammar)
  2. (uncountable) language (means or manner of expression)
  3. (uncountable, countable) language (specific lect or jargon)
  4. (uncountable) language (capability to communicate with words)

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • taal”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011