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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Tam·il /ˈtæməl, ˈtɑ-/
 坦米爾人,坦米爾語

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ta·mil a. Of or pertaining to the Tamils, or to their language. [Written also Tamul.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ta·mil, n.
 1. Ethnol. One of a Dravidian race of men native of Northern Ceylon and Southern India.
 2. The Tamil language, the most important of the Dravidian languages. See Dravidian, a.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Tamil
      adj : of or relating to a speaker of the Tamil language or the
            language itself; "the Tamil Tigers are fighting the
            Sinhalese in Sri Lanka"; "Tamil agglutinative phrases"
      n 1: a member of the mixed Dravidian and Caucasoid people of
           southern India and Sri Lanka
      2: the Dravidian language spoken since prehistoric times by the
         Tamil people in southern India and Sri Lanka