[ tah ]
/ tɑ /

noun

the third letter of the Arabic alphabet.

Nearby words

  1. tîrgu mureş,
  2. tórshavn,
  3. tönnies,
  4. tönnies, ferdinand,
  5. tübingen,
  6. u,
  7. u bolt,
  8. u nu,
  9. u quark,
  10. u thant

Origin of

From Arabic

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British Dictionary definitions for

ta

/ (tɑː) /

interjection

British informal thank you

Word Origin for ta

C18: imitative of baby talk

Ta

the chemical symbol for

tantalum

TA

abbreviation for (in Britain)

Territorial Army (now superseded by TAVR)
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Word Origin and History for

ta

1772, "natural infantile sound of gratitude" [Weekley].

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Medicine definitions for

Ta

The symbol for the elementtantalum

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Science definitions for

Ta

The symbol for tantalum.
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