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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Afrikaans, Taal, South African Dutchnoun

    an official language of the Republic of South Africa; closely related to Dutch and Flemish


  1. taal

    Taal is a term primarily used in two contexts: 1. In regards to language, "Taal" is the Dutch and Afrikaans word for "language". It is commonly used in the context of Afrikaans language, particularly in South Africa and Namibia. 2. In geographical terms, Taal refers to a complex volcano located on the island of Luzon in the Philippines. It is one of the most active volcanoes in the country. It's also known for Taal Lake, a freshwater lake that fills the caldera.


  1. Taal

    Taal is a 1999 Hindi film directed by Subhash Ghai. Taal was an official selection by Roger Ebert for his 2005 Overlooked Film Festival. The film stars Anil Kapoor, Akshaye Khanna, Aishwarya Rai, Amrish Puri and Alok Nath. It was also dubbed in Tamil as Thaalam. It was quite successful overseas, becoming the first Indian film to reach the top 20 on Variety's box office list. Anil Kapoor, A.R. Rahman, and Anand Bakshi each won a Filmfare Award for their work in the film.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. TAAL

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Taal is ranked #115639 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Taal surname appeared 151 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Taal.

    36.4% or 55 total occurrences were Asian.
    28.4% or 43 total occurrences were Black.
    27.8% or 42 total occurrences were White.
    4.6% or 7 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of taal in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of taal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of taal in a Sentence

  1. Walfredo Dimaguila:

    When Batangas is in recovery, we will bring the bricks there for building schools, community halls and livelihood centers so what we can give back what Taal has given us.

  2. Renato Solidum:

    Taal is a very small volcano, but a dangerous volcano, it is unique because it is a volcano within a volcano.

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    a custom among some peoples whereby the husband of a pregnant wife is put to bed at the time of bearing the child
    • A. tithe
    • B. couvade
    • C. sousing
    • D. sundog

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