What does tulle mean?

Definitions for tulle
tul; Fr. tültulle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tullenoun

    a fine (often starched) net used for veils or tutus or gowns


  1. tullenoun

    A kind of silk lace or light netting, used for veils, etc.

  2. Tullenoun

    A town in France.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tullenoun

    in plate armor, a suspended plate in from of the thigh. See Illust. of Tasses

  2. Tullenoun

    a kind of silk lace or light netting, used for veils, etc


  1. Tulle

    Tulle is a commune and capital of the Corrèze département in the Limousin region in central France. It is also the episcopal see of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Tulle. It is the third-largest town in the Limousin region, after Limoges and Brive-la-Gaillarde. Known sometimes as "the town on the seven hills", Tulle rose to prominence through the development of its manufacturing sector.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tulle

    tōōl, n. a delicate kind of thin silk network fabric of a very open structure used for the trimmings of ladies' dresses, and also for caps and veils. [Fr.: from Tulle, in the department of Corrèze.]

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Tulle

    a town of France, capital of the dep. of Corrèze, 115 m. NE. of Bordeaux; possesses a cathedral, episcopal palace, &c.; chief manufacture firearms; the fine silk fabric which takes its name from it is no longer manufactured here.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Tulle

    From the French town of the same name, where this fabric was first made.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tulle in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tulle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. tulletulletulletulletulle

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