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