Milch

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Etymology[edit]

From Old High German miluh (akin to Old Saxon miluk), from Proto-Germanic *meluks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂melǵ-. Compare Danish mælk, Dutch melk, West Frisian molke, Norwegian melk, Old English meolc, English milk, Swedish mjölk, Yiddish מילך (milkh).

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  • IPA(key): /mɪlç/
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Noun[edit]

Milch f (genitive Milch, plural Milchen or Milche)

  1. milk (white liquid produced by female mammals for their young to consume)
  2. milk (white or whitish liquid that is exuded by certain plants)
  3. white liquid that is a mixture of other substances, where one of the components is very finely distributed
  4. white semen of a male fish

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