mellilla

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive from melinus (of or pertaining to honey), from mel (honey).

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Noun[edit]

mellilla f (genitive mellillae); first declension

  1. Used as a term of endearment, literally meaning little honey or little sweetheart.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mellilla mellillae
genitive mellillae mellillārum
dative mellillae mellillīs
accusative mellillam mellillās
ablative mellillā mellillīs
vocative mellilla mellillae

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References[edit]

  • mellilla in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879