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WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the neuter form of to (two) +‎ tahl n (speech). Compare Old Norse tvídrœgr (ambiguous), tvíræðr (ambiguous, doubtful), Swedish tvetydig (ambiguous).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [tʰʉ̀ːtʰɑːɽ] (example of pronunciation)

NounEdit

tutɑl n

  1. ambiguity, uncertainty
    he jer int tutɑl öm he
    It is certain.

ReferencesEdit

  • Larsson, Evert, Söderström, Sven, “tutal s. tu:`tɑ:'l”, in Hössjömålet : ordbok över en sydvästerbottnisk dialekt [The Hössjö speech: dictionary of a southern Westrobothnian dialect] (in Swedish) →ISBN, page 202