mil

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mil ‎(plural mils)

  1. An angular mil, a unit of angular measurement equal to 16400 of a complete circle. At 1000 metres one mil subtends about one metre (0.98 m). Also 16000 and 16300 are used in other countries.
  2. A unit of measurement equal to 11000 of an inch, usually used for thin objects, such as sheets of plastic.
  3. a former subdivision (1/1000) of the Maltese lira
  4. (informal) Abbreviation of million.
    • 2010 September, Galen Gondolfi, "Idea Fun(d)", St. Louis magazine, ISSN 1090-5723, volume 16, issue 9, page 79:
      You can get things done without money, but you can do a hell of a lot more with it, and $10 mil is a good starting point.

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Asturian[edit]

Asturian cardinal numbers
 <  999 1000 1001  > 
    Cardinal : mil
    Ordinal : milésimu

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil (indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) one thousand; 1000
    mil llobos‎ ― one thousand wolves
    mil vaques‎ ― one thousand cows

Usage notes[edit]

In compound numbers, mil does not inflect or change:

  • mil dos‎ ― one thousand two
  • mil trenta y nueve‎ ― one thousand thirty-nine
  • tres mil‎ ― three thousand
  • venti mil‎ ― twenty thousand

Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mīlia.

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. (cardinal) thousand

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Breton mil, from Proto-Celtic *mīlom (compare Old Irish míl), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)meh₁l-.

Noun[edit]

mil ? ‎(plural miled)

  1. (rare) animal
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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

Catalan cardinal numbers
 <  999 1000 1001  > 
    Cardinal : mil
    Ordinal : milè
Catalan Wikipedia article on mil

mil m, f

  1. (cardinal) thousand

Noun[edit]

mil m ‎(plural mils)

  1. thousand

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel.

Noun[edit]

mil m

  1. honey

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin mille.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. (cardinal) thousand

Estonian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

mil

  1. Short for millal.
  2. when
    Kord tuleb päev, mil tuleb minna.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

Adverb[edit]

mil

  1. Short for millel.
  2. what
    Tänaval oli auto, mil olid punased triibud.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin milium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil m ‎(plural mils)

  1. (now dialectal) millet

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. (cardinal) thousand

Galician[edit]

Galician cardinal numbers
 <  999 1000 1001  > 
    Cardinal : mil
    Ordinal : milésimo

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil ‎(indeclinable)

  1. (cardinal) one thousand; 1000

Gamilaraay[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. eye

Ido[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. (cardinal) thousand.

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mil, from Proto-Celtic *meli, from Proto-Indo-European *mélid. Cognate with Latin mel, Ancient Greek μέλι ‎(méli). Akin to milis and blas.

Noun[edit]

mil f ‎(genitive singular meala)

  1. honey

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mil mhil unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • mil” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil ?

  1. shoulder
  2. neck

Ladin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel, mellis.

Noun[edit]

mil ? ‎(plural [please provide])

  1. honey

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

mil

  1. rafsi of milti.

Lule[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mil

  1. you (plural)

References[edit]

  • Antonio Maccioni / Machoni, Arte y vocabulario de la lengua lule y tonocoté (1732)

Ngiyambaa[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. (anatomy) eye

Novial[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. (cardinal) (a) thousand

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin mīlla, plural of the numeral mīlle.

Noun[edit]

mīl f

  1. mile

Old French[edit]

Excerpt from the Oxford manuscript of The Song of Roland. 'Mil' is the final word.

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. one thousand

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese cardinal numbers
 <  999 1000 1001  > 
    Cardinal : mil
    Ordinal : milésimo
Portuguese Wikipedia article on mil

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mil, from Latin mīlle, from Proto-Indo-European *(sm̥-)ǵʰéslo-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mil m, f

  1. one thousand; a thousand; 1000
  2. (somewhat poetic) thousands of (very many)

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:mil.

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mil (genitive mela), from Proto-Celtic *meli, from Proto-Indo-European *mélid. Cognate with Welsh mêl, Cornish mill, Breton mel, Latin mel, Greek μέλι ‎(méli), Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌻𐌹𐌸 ‎(miliþ), Old Armenian մեղր ‎(mełr).

Noun[edit]

mil f ‎(genitive singular mealach)

  1. honey

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • mil” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *milъ. Cognate with Polish miły.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

míl ‎(comparative milêjši, superlative nàjmilêjši)

  1. kind
  2. dear

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Spanish cardinal numbers
 <  999 1000 1001  > 
    Cardinal : mil

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish mil, mill, from Latin mīlle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil ‎(plural miles)

  1. (cardinal) thousand

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil c

  1. (After 1889) Unit of length, equal to 10,000 meter
  2. (Between 1699 and 1889) Unit of length, equal to 10,688.54 meter.

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Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. (archaic) a unit of length: 1 mil = 7 çaqrım = 7.467 km (see Obsolete Tatar units of measurement)

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil ‎(definite accusative mili, plural miller)

  1. mile (measure of length)


This Turkish entry was created from the translations listed at mile. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see mil in the Turkish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) September 2009


Volapük[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. (cardinal) thousand

Welsh[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *mīlom (compare Breton mil, Cornish myl, Irish míol), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)meh₁l- (compare Dutch maal ‎(calf), Ancient Greek μῆλον ‎(mêlon, sheep)).

Noun[edit]

mil m (plural milod)

  1. animal, beast, creature
  2. animal not usually consumed by man
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil f ‎(plural miloedd)

  1. (cardinal) thousand
Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
mil fil unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Wiradhuri[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. (anatomy) eye

Yapese[edit]

Verb[edit]

mil

  1. to run