μέλι

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *mélid. Cognates include Latin mel, Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌻𐌹𐌸 (miliþ), and Old Armenian մեղր (mełr).

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μέλῐ (mélin (genitive μέλῐτος); third declension

  1. honey
  2. anything sweet

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μέλι is also sometimes used as the dative singular.

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Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Homophones: μέλει (mélei), μέλη (méli), μέλλει (méllei)

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μέλι (méli), from Proto-Indo-European *mélid.

Noun[edit]

μέλι (mélin (plural μέλια)

  1. honey

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