miel

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel, from Proto-Indo-European *mélid.

Noun[edit]

miel f

  1. honey

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel, from Proto-Indo-European *mélid.

Noun[edit]

miel m (plural miels)

  1. honey

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French miel, from Latin mel, from Proto-Indo-European *mélid. Compare Catalan mel, Italian miele, Portuguese mel, Romanian miere, Spanish miel, Greek μέλι (méli).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mjɛl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

miel m (plural miels)

  1. honey (sticky sweet substance)

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel, from Proto-Indo-European *mélid.

Noun[edit]

miel m (oblique plural mieus or miex or miels, nominative singular mieus or miex or miels, nominative plural miel)

  1. honey (sticky sweet substance)

Old Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel, from Proto-Indo-European *mélid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

miel f (plural mieles)

  1. honey
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 12r. b.
      E leuarlo ala tierra buena & ampla. Q̃ mana lech. & miel.
      And lead it to the good and broad land that flows with milk and honey.
    • Idem, f. 57r. a.
      Manteca e miel cõbra por aborecer e ſaber el mal e eſleer el bien.
      He will eat curds and honey to know and reject evil and choose good.
    • Idem, f. 82r. a.
      Al dia ſeteno dixierõ lo ellos aſãsõ. Q̃ es mas dulce q̃ la miel o q̃l es mas fuerte del leon
      On the seventh day they told Sampson, who is sweeter than honey and stronger than a lion.

Descendants[edit]

  • Ladino: myel (Latin spelling), מייל(Hebrew spelling)
  • Spanish: miel

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

miel

  1. second-person singular imperative of mleć
  2. second-person singular imperative of mielić

Further reading[edit]

  • miel in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin agnellus (lambkin, little lamb), diminutive of agnus (lamb), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷnós. Not to be confused with miere (honey).

Noun[edit]

miel m (plural miei)

  1. lamb
  2. (slang) cock, penis

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish miel, myel, from Latin mel, from Proto-Indo-European *mélid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

miel f (plural mieles)

  1. honey

Derived terms[edit]

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Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

miel (nominative plural miels)

  1. honey

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West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

miel n (plural mielen or miellen, diminutive mieltsje)

  1. meal
  2. time, occurrence

Further reading[edit]

  • miel (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011
  • miel (II)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011