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Tamil edition of Wiktionary

EtymologyEdit

  • Borrowed from Tamil தமிழ் (tamiḻ, Tamil).
  • Tam (தம் - ours, ones own) + oli (ஒலி - sound) --> Tamoli --> Tamil

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: Ta‧mil
  • IPA(key): /ˈtæmɪl/, /ˈtæməl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -æməl

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Tamil (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to the Tamil people, culture, or language.

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NounEdit

Tamil (countable and uncountable, plural Tamils)

  1. (countable) A person who originates ethnically from Tamil Nadu, India or Sri Lanka.
  2. (uncountable) A Dravidian language spoken in the state of Tamil Nadu, India and in Sri Lanka, Singapore, Malaysia.

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EtymologyEdit

From English Tamil, Tamil தமிழ் (tamiḻ, Tamil).

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Tamil n

  1. Tamil; language spoken in the state of Tamil Nadu, India and in Sri Lanka, Singapore, Malaysia.

Tamil m (plural Tamils, diminutive Tamiltje n)

  1. Tamil; A person born in one of those regions, belonging to the Tamil people.

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