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Tamil

noun Tam·il \ˈta-məl, ˈtä-\

Definition of TAMIL

1
:  a Dravidian language of Tamil Nadu state, India, and of northern and eastern Sri Lanka
2
:  a Tamil-speaking person or a descendant of Tamil-speaking ancestors
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Origin of TAMIL

Tamil Tamiẓ; akin to Pali Damiḷa, a Dravidian-speaking people, Sanskrit Dravida
First Known Use: 1734

Rhymes with TAMIL

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