Tamil Definition

tăməl, tŭm-, täməl
tamils
noun
A member of a people living chiefly in S India and N Sri Lanka.
Webster's New World
The Dravidian language, ancient or modern, of this people: official language of the state of Tamil Nadu.
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pronoun

A Dravidian language spoken in the state of Tamil Nadu, India and in Sri Lanka, Singapore, Malaysia.

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adjective
Of or relating to the Tamil or their language or culture.
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Other Word Forms of Tamil

Noun

Singular:
Tamil
Plural:
tamils

Origin of Tamil

  • Tamil

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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