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to thank someone-dat for something-acc


NLem talp‑a ‘spacious’
LMLem, MLem talp‑yr
OLem talp‑
PLem *talp‑, o-stem adjective of
PIE *telp‑ ‘make room’

The modern meaning stems from the rather informal NLem phrase spnyra talpya:, roughly ‘thanks a bunch’, lit. ‘[I] thank [you] spaciously’.


Lit telpù ‘find space’