meolc

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *meluks, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂melǵ-. Germanic cognates include Old Frisian melok, Old Saxon miluk, Old Dutch miluk, miloch, Old High German miluh, Old Norse mjǫlk, and Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌻𐌿𐌺𐍃 (miluks). Indo-European cognates include Latin mulgeō, Ancient Greek ἀμέλγω (amélgō), Russian моло́зиво (molózivo), Lithuanian mélžti, Welsh blith, Tocharian A malke.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /meo̯lk/, [meo̯ɫk]

Noun[edit]

meolc f

  1. milk

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