Taal


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Taal

 (täl)
n.

[Afrikaans, from Middle Dutch tāle, speech; see del- in Indo-European roots.]

taal

(tɑːl)
n
(Languages) the taal South African language: usually, by implication, Afrikaans
[Afrikaans from Dutch]

Taal

(tɑːˈɑːl)
n
(Placename) an active volcano in the Philippines, on S Luzon on an island in the centre of Lake Taal. Height: 300 m (984 ft). Area of lake: 243 sq km (94 sq miles)
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Noun1.Taal - an official language of the Republic of South Africa; closely related to Dutch and Flemish
Dutch - the West Germanic language of the Netherlands
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"The trophy and medal might be yours if you win the competition but you will also win this for the community in Marawi, in Taal," said Ateneo President Jett Villarin S.J.
'We thanked the DOST for spearheading the second TIKME expo in our town because this promotes our local products not only in Taal but throughout Batangas province,' Mercado told PNA in an interview.
"I wanted Subhash Ghai to change the name Taal and he asked me if some astrologer had told me to suggest that," said Govinda, alluding to Bollywood stars and their highly superstitious nature.
"The president has directed the appropriate government offices to closely monitor the situation, particularly the water quality in Taal Lake.
The city overlooks the Taal Lake where the famous Taal Volcano is situated.
To participate or be entertained by the authentic colourful celebration dances of Gujarat by our own skilful exponents of the art contact Prabha Varsani on 0720658888 or Hansa Varsani on 0722735303.Participants in Dhol Ni Taal may bring some gracious awards as the organisers have announced to facilitate Best dancers in various categories selected at the exposition.
UN Resident Coordinator in Sierra Leone Sunil Saigal appointed Taal to coordinate the UN's humanitarian response to ensure timely distribution of aid, including food and shelter.
Playing a gig to a home crowd is always special and the reception from Birmingham is always the best!" Eternal Taal 15 years ago by simply bringing friends together to play music said, "You certainly won't be able to miss us at BikeFest, you'll hear us coming!
Her character seems to be heavily inspired from Maansi of "Taal", played by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.
From 2005 onwards, the Working Group on Electro-Magnetic Studies for Earthquakes and Volcanoes (EMSEV) of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) has been cooperating with the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) to develop and apply electromagnetic methods together with other geophysical monitoring techniques on Taal Volcano.
Hy het, byvoorbeeld, in die voorwoord tot die 1973-herdruk van Kitaar my kruis heelwat ruimte daaraan afgestaan om te argumenteer vir die erkenning van Kaaps as 'n taal waarin mense lewe, en nie 'n eienaardige koddigheid nie.
"Taal" is a red wine based on Cabernet Sauvignon grapes of the Nashik Valley.