Translation of Tamil in Spanish:

Tamil

tamil, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈtamɪl//ˈtæməl/

adjective

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    tamil
    tamul

noun

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    (person)
    tamil feminine
    tamul feminine
    • In a country which has strong ties with India, these Tamils constitute the strongest link.
    • Like many Tamils in northern Sri Lanka, his health was seriously affected by the country's protracted civil war.
    • Funds were raised for his defence not only in India but also by the Tamils in South Africa.
    • I accept of course that the appellant and her family like many Tamils in the north of Sri Lanka have been affected by the conflict in Sri Lanka.
    • Sri Lanka's Tamils have fought for decades to establish a homeland.
    • A few Tamils, living and working in different Arab countries, shared their views through the web.
    • They have a very different language, and while the Sinhalas are mainly Buddhist, most Tamils come from a Hindu or Muslim background.
    • A special feature of the campaign was to expose the discrimination against Tamils in Sri Lanka.
    • Many Tamils in Sri Lanka identify with this homeland, which runs along the shores of the Bay of Bengal in India.
    • The use of the emergency laws will not be confined to Tamils.
    • The Tamils live amid the continuous destruction caused by the war.
    • The conflict in Sri Lanka today is not between the Sinhalese and the Tamils, but between the Government and a rebel group.
    • The province is populated by the Sinhalese, Tamils and Muslims in roughly equal proportions.
    • The Sinhalese are mainly Buddhists while the Tamils are mostly Hindus.
    • Afterward, Tamils accused the government of holding up emergency shipments to western areas that they control.
    • The majority of Tamils live peacefully with other ethnic groups.
    • Meanwhile young Tamils were flocking to join the militant groups which were soon to benefit from military training in India on a massive scale.
    • He also berated the government for failing to prevent clashes last month between Tamils and Muslims in the country's east.
    • None of this is helped by the continuing ethnic conflict between the Sinhalese and the Tamils on the island.
    • People have also complained of discrimination against Muslims and Tamils in Sri Lanka's eastern provinces.
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    (language)
    tamul masculine
    • The software is available in Hindi and regional languages including Tamil.
    • The actor says he is now able to speak in broken Tamil.
    • For him the agreement comes at an ideal moment as he is handling dual language movies in Tamil and Hindi.
    • Children come to learn the languages of their ancestry - Telegu, Kannada, Tamil, Hindi and Sanskrit.
    • The thriller is also slated for release in at least two other languages - Tamil and Telugu.
    • ‘But spoken Tamil and written Tamil are almost like two different languages,’ she laughs.
    • However, most of the concerts are performed in languages other than Tamil.
    • Seeing that I was an Indian she took it for granted that I spoke Tamil.
    • Most Hindus in Malaysia speak Tamil, even if they are Gujarati or Telegu.
    • He is not a racialist, he can speak Tamil, and he knows the village scene and its characters well, and was not afraid to show his emotions.
    • Apart from his mother tongue, Tamil, he is able to understand and speak English.
    • Radio stations rebroadcasted his Internet talks, and newspapers published his messages translated into Tamil.
    • She speaks French, Spanish, Italian, English, Tamil, Telegu and Malayalam.
    • Though he is not familiar with Tamil language, he loves speaking in Tamil.
    • In fact, one understands the literary value of Tamil only by learning more languages.
    • We can speak and prepare documents in the local languages - Sinhala and Tamil.
    • While its history is shrouded, it set the stage for an outpouring of medieval poetry in Tamil, a Dravidian language.
    • He abolished his predecessor's discrimination against the Tamils, for example by introducing Tamil as an official language next to Sinhalese.
    • The country's official languages are Sinhala and Tamil, but English is also spoken throughout Sri Lanka.
    • Immigrants from the states of southern India speak regional languages like Tamil, Telegu, or Malayalam.