teil

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French teil, til, from Latin tilia.

Noun[edit]

teil (plural teils)

  1. The lime tree, or linden.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for teil in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch teile, from Old Dutch tēl. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tɛi̯l/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: teil
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯l

Noun[edit]

teil f (plural teilen, diminutive teiltje n)

  1. tub, basin (wide vessel with generally a larger volume than a bucket)
    • 1964, The Lighttown Skiffle Group, "Doe 't maar in een emmertje", on Hé zusje - Doe 't maar in een emmertje.
      Wij drinken nooit uit glaasjes / Dat is beneden peil / Doe 't maar in een emmertje / Doe 't maar in een teil
      We never drink out of glasses / That is below our level / Just put it in a bucket / Just put it in a tub
    Synonym: tobbe
  2. tray or pot used for serving a dish

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Kriol[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English tail.

Noun[edit]

teil

  1. tail (appendage of an animal)

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

teil

  1. Alternative form of tayl

Veps[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

teil

  1. adessive of

Noun[edit]

teil

  1. adessive plural of te