miel

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See also: Miel, miél, and miel.

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *melem m or f, from Latin mel n.

Noun[edit]

miel f

  1. honey

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *melem m or f, from Latin mel n.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmjel/, [ˈmjel]
  • Rhymes: -el
  • Hyphenation: miel

Noun[edit]

miel m (plural mieles)

  1. honey

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old French miel, from Vulgar Latin *melem m or f, from Latin mel n.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mjɛl/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

miel m (plural miels)

  1. honey (sticky sweet substance)

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Maltese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
m-j-l
2 terms

From Arabicمَالَ(māla).

Verb[edit]

miel (imperfect jmil, verbal noun mejl)

  1. to be inclined
  2. to bow down
Conjugation[edit]
    Conjugation of miel
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
perfect m milt milt miel milna miltu mielu
f mielet
imperfect m mmil tmil jmil mmilu tmilu jmilu
f tmil
imperative mil milu

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabicمَال(māl).

Noun[edit]

miel m (plural mwiel)

  1. (obsolete) wealth, riches

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *melem m or f, from Latin mel n.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. honey (sticky sweet substance)

Descendants[edit]

  • French: miel
  • Norman: myi

Old Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *melem m or f, from Latin mel n.

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]

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mjɛl/
  • Rhymes: -ɛl
  • Syllabification: miel

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]

For earlier *amniel, from Latin agnellus (lambkin, little lamb), diminutive of agnus (lamb). Not to be confused with miere (honey).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

miel m (plural miei, feminine equivalent mia)

  1. lamb
  2. (slang) cock, penis
    Synonym: pulă

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Old Spanish miel, myel, from Vulgar Latin *melem m or f, from Latin mel n.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmjel/ [ˈmjel]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -el
  • Syllabification: miel

Noun[edit]

miel f (plural mieles)

  1. honey

Derived terms[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

miel (nominative plural miels)

  1. honey

Declension[edit]

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian mēl, from Proto-West Germanic *māl.

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