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5000 Word Tamil Dictionary

A great companion for Tamil language learners, from beginner to intermediate level. Includes the most commonly used words in Tamil today. You can view the PDF dictionary on your smartphone or your iPad (using the free iBooks app).

5000 Word Tamil Dictionary


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5000 Word Tamil Dictionary

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Key Features

  • Includes the most important words in Tamil
  • Tamil-English and English-Tamil
  • Essential vocabulary marked in bold


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Online Tamil dictionary

This Tamil dictionary contains the 5000 most used words in Tamil which are essential for day to day communication. Along with the meaning of the word, the dictionary will also provide usage examples.

oru vīdu
a house
avan vīdu
his house
the house
Vīdu periyatu
The house is big
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About Tamil

The Tamil language is spoken by approximately 70 million people, mainly in India, Sir Lanka and Malaysia. You'd like to improve your Tamil vocabulary? Download our Tamil PDF dictionary now and learn new Tamil words today!

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Basic words and phrases in Tamil

Learn to get by in Tamil with these useful words and phrases. These essential phrases cover everything from Tamil greetings to business and workplace communications to love and dating.

Nīngal eppati irukirīrkal ?
How's it going ?
Welcome !
Ellām nanru ?
Everything okay ?
Nīngal nalamā ?
'You okay ?
Speak! Tamil

Speak! Tamil

Learn Tamil now. You'll begin with simple Tamil phrases and day to day vocabulary and advance at your own pace... seeing, listening and responding in Tamil. Fun to use and also fun to learn! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a comprehensive Tamil language course for Windows. If you have a Windows laptop, this will be an excellent way for you to learn Tamil.

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You can learn Tamil in just 9 easy steps.

You can go from beginner to fluent in Tamil in a short time and our nine-step Tamil learning guide will show you how. We'll be talking about Tamil greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Tamil.

Tamil learning guide : Step 9

In the previous steps, you learned about Tamil greetings, Tamil nouns, Tamil adjectives and Tamil verbs. In this step, we highlight the use of possessive pronouns in Tamil. You'll learn phrases like yen vīdu, yen putakam and yen mēse (my house, my book, my table). You'll also learn un vīdu, un putakam and un mēse (your house, your book, your table). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Tamil and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol.

On the Road! Tamil

On the Road! Tamil

Make the most of your trip to work by learning Tamil words and phrases on the way. With this audio CD, you'll learn 1000's of Tamil words & phrases in a very short time. The voice is in both Tamil and English. Just listen, absorb and enjoy! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a learn Tamil audio cd. If you have a CD player at home or in your car, this is the Tamil course for you.

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