Last modified on 17 October 2014, at 18:37

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Dialectal form of told, possibly a conserved Old English inflection.

VerbEdit

telt

  1. (Geordie) simple past tense and past participle of tell
    Get him telt he's te come hyem noo

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Low German, cognate with German Zelt, Old Norse tjald (tent) ( → Swedish tälta, Norwegian bokmål tjeld, Danish tjæld). Descendants include English tilt.

NounEdit

telt n (singular definite teltet, plural indefinite telte)

  1. tent

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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

telt

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of tellen
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of tellen

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the adjective tele.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

telt (comparative teltebb, superlative legteltebb)

  1. full
  2. plump (figure)

Middle EnglishEdit

From Old English teld "tent", Danish telt. Became tilt in Late Middle English.

NounEdit

telt (plural telts)

  1. a cloth covering, an awning

Norwegian BokmålEdit

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VerbEdit

telt

  1. past participle of telle