Μελίτη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Either from Phoenician 𐤌𐤋𐤈(mlṭ, port, haven) or a derivative of μέλι (méli, honey). More at Malta.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Proper noun[edit]

Μελῐ́τη (Melítēf (genitive Μελῐ́της); first declension

  1. Melita, now the island of Malta
  2. Melita; Mljet, Croatia

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Descendants[edit]

  • Latin: Melita

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