Tamil edit

Etymology edit

From the root கிழ (kiḻa​, old).

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Noun edit

கிழமை (kiḻamai)

  1. claim, right, property
  2. relation, connection
  3. friendship, alliance
  4. (grammar) relation of one thing to another as denoted by the possessive case
  5. quality, property, attribute
  6. day of the week, as related to each of the seven planets
  7. old age

Cognates edit

References edit

  • University of Madras (1924–1936) “கிழமை”, in Tamil Lexicon, Madras [Chennai]: Diocesan Press