miere

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

miere

  1. plural of mier

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Dutch *miuri, from Proto-Germanic *miurijǭ.

Noun[edit]

miere f

  1. ant
Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Determiner[edit]

miere

  1. inflection of mijn:
    1. feminine genitive and dative singular
    2. genitive plural

Further reading[edit]

  • miere (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • miere (II)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, 1929

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel, mellem, possibly through Vulgar Latin *melem (a root). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *mélid. Miel (lamb) is a false friend to other Romance cognates of miere, which include Catalan mel, French miel, Italian miele, Portuguese mel, Spanish miel, Aromanian njare, Megleno-Romanian m'ari, Istro-Romanian mľåre.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

miere f (uncountable)

  1. honey

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