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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _tail_, _tayl_, _teil_, from Old English _tæġel_, _tæġl_ (“tail”), from Proto-Germanic _*taglaz_, _*taglą_ (“hair, fiber; hair of a tail”), from Proto-Indo-European _*doḱ-_ (“hair of the tail”), from Proto-Indo-European _*deḱ-_ (“to tear, fray, shred”). Cognate with Scots _tail_ (“tail”), Dutch _teil_ (“tail, haulm, blade”), Low German _tagel_ (“a twisted scourge, a whip of thongs and ropes, a rope”), German _Zagel_ (“tail”), Danish dialectal _tavl_ (“hair of the tail”), Swedish _tagel_ (“hair of the tail, horsehair”), Norwegian _tagl_ (“tail”), Icelandic _tagl_ (“tail, horsetail, ponytail”), Gothic

From Middle English tail, tayl, teil, from Old English tæġel, tæġl (tail), from Proto-Germanic *taglaz, *taglą (hair, fiber; hair of a tail), from Proto-Indo-European *doḱ- (hair of the tail), from Proto-Indo-European *deḱ- (to tear, fray, shred). Cognate with Scots tail (tail), Dutch teil (tail, haulm, blade), Low German tagel (a twisted scourge, a whip of thongs and ropes, a rope), German Zagel (tail), Danish dialectal tavl (hair of the tail), Swedish tagel (hair of the tail, horsehair), Norwegian tagl (tail), Icelandic tagl (tail, horsetail, ponytail), Gothic

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /teɪl/ * Homophone: tale * Rhymes: -eɪl

  • IPA(key): /teɪl/
  • Homophone: tale
  • Rhymes: -eɪl

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

TAIL (_plural_ TAILS) * (law) Limitation of inheritance to certain heirs. TAIL MALE — limitation to male heirs IN TAIL — subject to such a limitation

tail (plural tails)

  1. (law) Limitation of inheritance to certain heirs.
    tail malelimitation to male heirs
    in tailsubject to such a limitation

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

TAIL (_third-person singular simple present_ TAILS, _present participle_ TAILING, _simple past and past participle_ TAILED) * (transitive) To follow and observe surreptitiously. _TAIL that car!_ * (architecture) To hold by the end; said of a timber when it rests upon a wall or other support; with _in_ or _into_ * (nautical) To swing with the stern in a certain direction; said of a vessel at anchor. _This vessel TAILS downstream._ * To follow or hang to, like a tail; to be attached closely to, as that which can not be evaded. * Fuller Nevertheless his bond of two thousand pounds, wherewith he was TAILED, continued uncancelled. * To pull or draw by the tail. (Can we find and add a quotation of Hudibras to this entry?) TRANSLATIONS

tail (third-person singular simple present tails, present participle tailing, simple past and past participle tailed)

  1. (transitive) To follow and observe surreptitiously.
    Tail that car!
  2. (architecture) To hold by the end; said of a timber when it rests upon a wall or other support; with in or into
  3. (nautical) To swing with the stern in a certain direction; said of a vessel at anchor.
    This vessel tails downstream.
  4. To follow or hang to, like a tail; to be attached closely to, as that which can not be evaded.
  5. To pull or draw by the tail.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Hudibras to this entry?)

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

From Anglo-Norman, probably from a shortened form of _entail_.

From Anglo-Norman, probably from a shortened form of entail.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ADJECTIVE
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English - Adjective

TAIL * (law) Limited; abridged; reduced; curtailed. _estate TAIL_

tail

  1. (law) Limited; abridged; reduced; curtailed.
    estate tail

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* alit, ital, lati, LIAT, tali

Que a categoria em WELSH - NOUN
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Welsh - Noun

TAIL * shit, dung DERIVED TERMS * maer biswail

tail

  1. shit, dung

Derived terms


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