taal

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɑːl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

taal (plural tale)

  1. language

Derived terms[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Taal.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧al

Noun[edit]

taal

  1. the Lake Taal snake (Hydrophis semperi)

Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier tale, from Middle Dutch tāle, from Old Dutch *tala, from Proto-Germanic *talō. Compare Danish tale.

Pronunciation[edit]

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)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: taal
  • Jersey Dutch: tâl
  • Negerhollands: taal
  • Petjo: 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]

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

Verb[edit]

taal (verbal noun taaley, past participle taalit)

  1. draw
  2. flow
  3. secrete, lactate

Tagalog[edit]

Pronunciation 1[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧al
  • IPA(key): /taˈʔal/, [tɐˈʔal]

Adjective[edit]

taál

  1. native; aborigine; indigenous
    Synonym: katutubo
  2. natural; inborn
    Synonyms: likas, natural, katutubo

Related terms[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧al
  • IPA(key): /ˈtaʔal/, [ˈtaʔɐl]

Noun[edit]

taal

  1. Moluccan ironwood, a species of tree (Intsia bijuga)
    Synonyms: ipil, ipil-lalao, ipil-laut

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian tale, from Proto-West Germanic *talu, 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

Yola[edit]

Noun[edit]

taal

  1. Alternative form of tyel
    • 1927, “PAUDEEN FOUGHLAAN'S WEDDEEN”, in THE ANCIENT DIALECT OF THE BARONIES OF FORTH AND BARGY, COUNTY WEXFORD, line 20:
      A taal.
      The tail.

References[edit]

  • Kathleen A. Browne (1927) The Journal of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland Sixth Series, Vol.17 No.2, Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, page 133