tallet

noun

tal·​let
ˈtalə̇t
plural -s
1
dialectal, England : hayloft
2
dialectal, England : attic

Word History

Etymology

Welsh taflawd loft, roof, from Medieval Latin tabulata boarded platform, flooring, from feminine of Latin tabulatus floored, boarded, from tabula board, tablet + -atus -ate

Love words?

You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:

  • More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Dictionary Entries Near tallet

Cite this Entry

“Tallet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tallet. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!