meses

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

meses

  1. plural of mes
  2. plural of mesa

Indonesian[edit]

In Indonesia, sprinkles—meses—are commonly used as a bread topping.

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch muisjes (a type of sprinkles, literally mice), muis (mouse), from Middle Dutch muus, from Old Dutch *mūs, from Proto-Germanic *mūs.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɛ.səs]
  • Hyphenation: mè‧sês

Noun[edit]

mèsês (first-person possessive mesesku, second-person possessive mesesmu, third-person possessive mesesnya)

  1. (cooking) sprinkles, small candy or sugar pieces that are sprinkled over other confections.

Usage notes[edit]

Indonesian meses has more similarity to Dutch hagelslag than to Dutch muisjes.

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μέσης (mésēs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mesēs m (genitive mesae); first declension

  1. north-east wind

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun (masculine Greek-type with nominative singular in -ēs).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mesēs mesae
Genitive mesae mesārum
Dative mesae mesīs
Accusative mesēn mesās
Ablative mesē mesīs
Vocative mesē mesae

References[edit]

  • meses in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • meses in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Occitan[edit]

Noun[edit]

meses

  1. plural of mes

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil including São Paulo) /ˈme.zis/, [ˈme.zis]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /ˈme.ziʃ/, [ˈme.ziʃ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈme.zɨʃ/, [ˈme.zɨʃ]

  • Hyphenation: me‧ses

Noun[edit]

meses

  1. plural of mês

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

meses m pl

  1. plural of mes