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3 letters words from 'til'

LIT 3TIL 3

2 letters words from 'til'

IT 2LI 2
TI 2 

All 3 letters words made out of til

til itl tli lti ilt lit

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Definitions and meaning of til

til

Pronunciation

  • enPR: tĭl, IPA(key): /tɪl/
  • Rhymes: -ɪl

Etymology 1

From Middle English til, from Old English til (to, until), possibly from Old Norse til, both from Proto-Germanic *tila- (goal), or Proto-Germanic *til (to, towards). Compare to Old Frisian til.

Alternative forms

  • 'til

Conjunction

til

  1. (colloquial) until, till

Preposition

til

  1. (colloquial) until, till
  2. (archaic) ~ to: as far as; down to; up to, until

Etymology 2

Alternative forms

  • teel

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tɪl/, /tiːl/

Noun

til (plural tils)

  1. The sesame plant
  2. A species of tree in the Lauraceae family, native to Madeira and the Canary Islands; Ocotea foetens.
See also
  • til seed

Anagrams

  • &lit, Lit, TLI, lit, lit.

Crimean Tatar

Etymology

From Proto-Turkic *dɨl.

Noun

til

  1. tongue
  2. language

Declension

References

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[2], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Danish

Etymology

From Old Norse til, from Proto-Germanic *tila- (goal), from Proto-Indo-European *ád (near, at).

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -e

Adverb

til

  1. more, additional, another
  2. to, having as destination
    Gå hen til huset.
    Go to the house.
  3. such that something is caused to be in a fitting state
    • 2015, Christine Proksch, Turen Går Til Wien, Politikens Forlag →ISBN
      Kalkstenen smuldrer og skal erstattes, og uafbrudt skyder stilladser i vejret, så der kan slibes til og skiftes ud.
      The limestone crumbles and must be replaced, and scaffolds pop up unceasingly, so that grinding and replacing can take place.
    • 2008, Selvstyrende team - ledelse og organisation, Samfundslitteratur →ISBN, page 35
      Det betyder, at personligheden skal slibes til, sådan at den passer optimalt ind i den konkrete jobprofil, hvilket sker på bekostning af det personlige udtryk.
      This means that personality must be grinded, such that it fits optimally into the job profile in question, which happens at the cost of personal expression.
  4. such that some pathway or cavity is blocked
    Kloakken er stoppet til.
    The sewer is blocked.
  5. with force
    Tryk til!
    Push forcefully!

Conjunction

til

  1. till, until

Preposition

til

  1. to (clarification of this definition is needed)
  2. for, intended for
    Jeg har en gave til dig.
    I have a gift for you.
  3. interested in, especially sexually; into
    Beklager, jeg er kun til kvinder.
    Sorry, I'm only into women.
    Er du til analsex?
    Are you into anal sex?
  4. at (clarification of this definition is needed)
  5. by (clarification of this definition is needed)
  6. with (clarification of this definition is needed)
  7. as (clarification of this definition is needed)

References

  • “til” in Den Danske Ordbog

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tɪl/
  • Rhymes: -ɪl

Etymology 1

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

Noun

til f (plural tillen, diminutive tilletje n)

  1. dovecote
    Synonyms: duiventil, columbarium, duivenhuis
  2. (dialectal) bridge, typically a small wooden bridge made of planks
  3. (dated) cage trap for catching birds

Etymology 2

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb

til

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tillen
  2. imperative of tillen

Dutch Low Saxon

Noun

til

  1. bridge

Faroese

Etymology

From Old Norse til, from Proto-Germanic *tila- (goal), from Proto-Indo-European *ád (near, at).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tʰiːl/
  • Rhymes: -iːl

Preposition

til

  1. (with accusative or with genitive) to, towards

Derived terms

  • til-

Conjunction

til

  1. until

Gothic

Romanization

til

  1. Romanization of 𐍄𐌹𐌻

Icelandic

Etymology

From Old Norse til, from Proto-Germanic *tila- (goal), from Proto-Indo-European *ád (near, at).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tʰɪ(ː)l/
  • Rhymes: -ɪːl

Preposition

til

  1. (governs the genitive) to, towards

Derived terms


Ido

Etymology

Borrowed from English till.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /til/

Preposition

til

  1. until, till (in time)
  2. to, up to, as far as (in space)

Derived terms

Interjection

til

  1. Short for til rivido (goodbye).

Kurdish

Noun

til f

  1. finger (extremity of the hand)




Marshallese

Etymology

From Proto-Micronesian *sulu, from Proto-Oceanic *suluq, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *suluq. Cognate with Cebuano sulo, Tagalog sulo, Malay suluh, Palauan tuich.

Pronunciation

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [tˠilʲ]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /tˠilʲ/
  • Bender phonemes: {til}

Noun

til

  1. a torch

References

  • Marshallese–English Online Dictionary

Middle English

Alternative forms

  • tylle

Etymology

From Old English til (to, until), possibly from Old Norse til, both from Proto-Germanic *tila- (goal), or Proto-Germanic *til (to, towards). Cognate with Old Norse til, Old Frisian til.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /til/

Conjunction

til

  1. until, till

Descendants

  • English: til, till
  • Scots: til

Preposition

til

  1. until, till
  2. (with "to") as far as; down to; up to, until

Descendants

  • English: til, till
  • Scots: til

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse til, from Proto-Germanic *tila- (goal), from Proto-Indo-European *ád (near, at).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tɪl/
  • Rhymes: -ɪl

Preposition

til

  1. to
    fra ... til ... - from ... to ...

Derived terms

References

  • “til” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Old Norse til, from Proto-Germanic *tila- (goal), from Proto-Indo-European *ád (near, at).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tɪlː/ (example of pronunciation)

Preposition

til

  1. to (indicating destination)
  2. for
  3. of (indicating possession)
  4. until

Adverb

til

  1. another, one more

Derived terms

  • endåtil
  • få til
  • tilflukt
  • tilfrosen

References

  • “til” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Old English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /til/

Etymology 1

From Proto-Germanic *tila-, whence also Old Frisian til, Old High German zil (German Ziel), Old Norse tilr, Gothic 𐍄𐌹𐌻 (til).

Adjective

til

  1. good (morally good; competent; useful, etc.)
Declension

Noun

til n (nominative plural tilas)

  1. use, service, convenience
  2. goodness, kindness

Etymology 2

Possibly from Old Norse til though the OED has it as "Germanic" and related to Old Norse til and to Old Frisian til

Preposition

til

  1. to, until, unto
    • c. 800, Ruthwell Cross, found in Ruthwell, Scotland.

References


Old Norse

Etymology

From Proto-Germanic *til (to, towards). Cognate with Old English til, Old Frisian til.

Preposition

til

  1. (with genitive) to, towards

Descendants

References

  • til in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • “til” in: Richard Cleasby, Guðbrandur Vigfússon — An Icelandic-English Dictionary (1874)

Portuguese

Etymology

From Old Occitan tille, from Latin titulus.

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈtiɫ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈt͡ʃiw/
    • Homophone: tio
  • Hyphenation: til

Noun

til m (plural tis or tiles)

  1. tilde, a diacritic (˜). Used in Portuguese to indicate a nasal vowel.
  2. trifle (something of little importance or worth)

Uzbek

Etymology

From Proto-Turkic *dɨl.

Noun

til (plural tillar)

  1. tongue
  2. language

Declension


Source: wiktionary.org
  • TIK, the drug methamphetamine in crystal form.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)