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Tallis

or Tal·lys, Tal·ys

[ tal-is ]
/ ˈtæl ɪs /
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noun

Thomas, c1505–85, English organist and composer, especially of church music.

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British Dictionary definitions for Tallis (1 of 2)

tallis

tallith (tɑˈlit)

/ (ˈtɑlis) /

noun

Judaism a fringed shawl worn by Jewish men during morning prayers

Word Origin for tallis

from Hebrew, literally: a cover

British Dictionary definitions for Tallis (2 of 2)

Tallis
/ (ˈtælɪs) /

noun

Thomas. ?1505–85, English composer and organist; noted for his music for the Anglican liturgy
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