telts

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

telts

  1. genitive singular indefinite of telt

Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A borrowing from Middle Low German telt (tent). Compare German Zelt. Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *del- (split, cut), whence Proto-Germanic *teldą. From the same Proto-Indo-European source Latvian dalīt (divide), deldēt (wear out).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

telts f (6 declension)

  1. tent

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “telts”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, ISBN 9984-700-12-7