C1390, Geoffry Chaucer, “The Canterbury Tales":"ŠHe slepeth...Al nyght til the sonne gan aryse.
2010 May, James Parker, “Revenge of the Wimps", The Atlantic Monthly, volume 305, number 4, page 38:"ŠEVEN IF YOU MAKE ME WRITE IN THIS EVERY DAY TIL THEY LET ME OUT OF HERE.
1425, Wycliffe, “Ezekial 1:27", in Wycliffe Bible:Fro Ã¾e leendis of hym & aboue, & fro Ã¾e leendis of him til beneÃ¾e I saáµ¹ Ã¾e licnesse of fier.
2004 Nov, “The Role of Close Friends in African American Adolescents' Dating and Sexual Behavior", Journal of Sex Research, volume 41, number 4, page 351-362:"ŠI just don't know how to just come out in the blue and say it, so I just wait til it comes up...
2008 Winter, Michael Copperman, “Gone", Arkansas Review, volume 39, number 3, Arkansas State University, page 139-145:"ŠLet him wander round and kids gone meddle him til he get to fighting again.
1425, Wycliffe, “Ezekial 40:15", in Wycliffe Bible:He maad frountis by sixti cubitis ... and bifore the face of the áµ¹ate that lastid til to the face of the porche of the ynner áµ¹ate, fifti cubitis.
Origin of til
- Hindi from Sanskrit tilaḥ
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition