melin

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mъlinъ, from Old High German mulin, from Latin molinum.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

melin m

  1. (Kajkavian) mill
    • Mlinar v krčmi
      Žena išla v melin, nesla vreče,
      mlinar pak jo dzodi požegeče.

Synonyms[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

melin f

  1. mill

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
melin felin unchanged unchanged

Yurok[edit]

Etymology[edit]

me- (someone's) +‎ lin- +‎ eye. Related to Wiyot (we)lin ((her or his) eye). Some also propose a relationship to Wiyot wel (to see).

Noun[edit]

melin

  1. eye(s) (literally "someone's eyes"; this noun is inalienable and must be possessed)
    ʔnelinmy eye(s)
    k'elinyour eye(s)