RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish تنبل(tembel), from Persian تنبل(tambal).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

tembel m or n (feminine singular tembelă, masculine plural tembeli, feminine and neuter plural tembele)

  1. slacker, sluggard, slothful, indolent
  2. inert
  3. dull, stupid

See alsoEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish تنبل(tembel), from Persian تنبل(tambal).

AdjectiveEdit

tembel (comparative daha tembel, superlative en tembel)

  1. lazy

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative tembel
Definite accusative tembeli
Singular Plural
Nominative tembel tembeller
Definite accusative tembeli tembelleri
Dative tembele tembellere
Locative tembelde tembellerde
Ablative tembelden tembellerden
Genitive tembelin tembellerin
  • When adjectives are declined according to the cases, they become nouns.
tembel insanları sevmem. - tembelleri sevmem.
I do not like lazy people. - I do not like lazies.