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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch taal, from Middle Dutch tale, from Old Dutch *tala, from Proto-Germanic *talō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

taal (plural tale)

  1. language

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Taal.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ta‧al

NounEdit

taal

  1. the Lake Taal snake (Hydrophis semperi)

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch tāle, from Old Dutch *tala, from Proto-Germanic *talō. Cognate with German Zahl (number), Low German Taal (language), English tale.

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes: -aːl
  • IPA(key): /taːl/
  • (file)

NounEdit

taal f (plural talen, diminutive taaltje n)

  1. (countable) language (form of communication consisting of vocabulary and grammar)
  2. (uncountable) language (capability to communicate with words)
  3. (uncountable) language (means or manner of expression)
  4. (uncountable, countable) language (specific lect or jargon)
  5. (uncountable) language (particular words of a text or speech act)

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: taal

AnagramsEdit


EstonianEdit

NounEdit

taal (genitive taala, partitive taala)

  1. (colloquial) dollar

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


ManxEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

taal (verbal noun taaley, past participle taalit)

  1. draw
  2. flow
  3. secrete, lactate

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

NounEdit

taal c (plural talen, diminutive taaltsje)

  1. (countable) language (form of communication consisting of vocabulary and grammar)
  2. (uncountable) language (means or manner of expression)
  3. (uncountable, countable) language (specific lect or jargon)
  4. (uncountable) language (capability to communicate with words)

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • taal”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011