ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tālea (cutting; scion).

NounEdit

talea f (plural talee)

  1. cutting, scion

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *teh₂l- (to grow; young animal).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tālea f (genitive tāleae); first declension

  1. A long or slender piece of wood or metal; rod, stick, stake, bar.
  2. A cutting, set or layer for planting.
  3. (by extension) A scion, twig, sprig.

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tālea tāleae
Genitive tāleae tāleārum
Dative tāleae tāleīs
Accusative tāleam tāleās
Ablative tāleā tāleīs
Vocative tālea tāleae

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DescendantsEdit

  • Old French: taille
    • French: taille
    • English: tally
    • Irish: táille
  • Italian: talea
  • Spanish: tajar
  • German: Teller
  • North Frisian: täliir (Halligen)
  • Dutch: taloor (Belgian, West Flemish, informal)

ReferencesEdit

  • talea in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • talea in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • talea in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • talea in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette