melas

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See also: mêlas, mēļas, and mēļās

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μέλας ‎(mélas, dark, black)

Adjective[edit]

melas

  1. (New Latin) dark (in colour), black

References[edit]

  • melas in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • melas in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • melas in The Perseus Project (1999) Perseus Encyclopedia[1]
  • melas in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • melas in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • melas in William Smith., editor (1854, 1857) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, volume 1 & 2, London: Walton and Maberly