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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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, plural "mil") Abbreviation of million.
    • 2009, Bob Frey, The DVD Murders (page 39)
      The cheapest shack in this part of the woods would probably set the buyer back at least a couple of mil.
    • 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.
  5. (informal) Clipping of milliliter (millilitre)., Acronym of mL.

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Anagrams[edit]


Asturian[edit]

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

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil (indeclinable)

  1. one thousand; 1000
    mil llobosone thousand wolves
    mil vaquesone thousand cows

Usage notes[edit]

In compound numbers, mil does not inflect or change:

  • mil dosone thousand two
  • mil trenta y nueveone thousand thirty-nine
  • tres milthree thousand
  • venti miltwenty thousand

Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mīlia.

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Breton mil, from Proto-Brythonic *mil (compare Cornish myl, Welsh mil), from Proto-Celtic *mīlom (compare Old Irish míl and its descendants; Irish míol, Scottish Gaelic míl, Manx meeyl), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)meh₁l- (small animal”).

Compare Ancient Greek μῆλον (mêlon, lamb), Armenian մալ (mal, sheep; mutton; wether; cattle; livestock), Central Kurdish ماڵ(mall, livestock), Dutch maal (calf).

Noun[edit]

mil m (plural miled)

  1. (rare) animal
    Synonyms: aneval, loen
Mutation[edit]

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Latin mīlle, from Proto-Italic *smīɣeslī, from Proto-Indo-European *smih₂ǵʰéslih₂ (one thousand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

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

mil m or f

  1. thousand

Noun[edit]

mil m (plural mils)

  1. thousand

Further reading[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish mil, from Old Spanish mil, mill, from Latin mīlle.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: mil

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:mil.


Chavacano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish mil (thousand).

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel.

Noun[edit]

mil m

  1. honey

Danish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. mile, unit of length of varying value

Declension[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Esperanto numbers (edit)
1,000
100
    Cardinal: mil
    Ordinal: mila
    Adverbial: mile
    Multiplier: milobla, milopa
    Fractional: milona, milono

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin mille.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mil/
  • Hyphenation: mil
  • Audio:
    (file)

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand

Estonian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

mil

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

Adverb[edit]

mil

  1. Clipping of 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, from Proto-Indo-European *melh₂- (to grind, crush).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil m (plural mils)

  1. (now dialectal) millet
    Synonym: millet

Further reading[edit]


Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand

Galician[edit]

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

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese mil, from Latin mīlle, from Proto-Italic *smīɣeslī, from Proto-Indo-European *smih₂ǵʰéslih₂ (one thousand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil (indeclinable)

  1. one thousand; 1000

Etymology 2[edit]

1474. From Vulgar Latin *medianile, from Latin mediānus. Compare the cognates mión and molo.[1]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil m (plural miles)

  1. central piece of the Galician cart wheel
    • 1474, A. López Ferreiro (ed.), Galicia Histórica. Colección diplomática. Santiago: Tipografía Galaica, page 66:
      Iten, preçaron hun rrodisioe dous miilles de carro em noventa maravedis
      Item, they appraised a water wheel and two wheel centers of a cart in ninety maravedis
    Synonyms: mión, miúl, molo

References[edit]

  • mil” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • miil” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • mil” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • mil” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • mil” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • mil” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.
  1. ^ Cf. Coromines, Joan; Pascual, José A. (1983–1991) , “medio”, in Diccionario crítico etimológico castellano e hispánico (in Spanish), Madrid: Gredos, →ISBN

Gamilaraay[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. eye

Ido[edit]

Ido numbers (edit)
1,000
100
    Cardinal: mil
    Ordinal: milesma
    Adverbial: milfoye
    Multiplier: milopla
    Fractional: milima

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Esperanto milFrench milleItalian milleSpanish mil, from Latin mīlle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. 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.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil f (genitive singular meala)

  1. honey

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]


Kabuverdianu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese mil.

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand (1000)

Ladin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mel, mellis.

Noun[edit]

mil ? (plural [please provide])

  1. honey

Lule[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mil

  1. you (plural)

References[edit]

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

Mòcheno[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German mül, müle, from Old High German mulī, mulin, from Proto-Germanic *mulīnō, *mulīnaz, from Late Latin molīnum (mill). Cognate with German Mühle, English mill.

Noun[edit]

mil f

  1. mill

References[edit]


Ngiyambaa[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. (anatomy) eye

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil ?

  1. arm
  2. shoulder
  3. neck

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Latin milia, millia and Old Norse míla

Noun[edit]

mil m or f (definite singular mila or milen, indefinite plural mil, definite plural milene)

  1. (today in Norway) a distance of 10 kilometres
  2. gammel norsk mil - old Norwegian mile, a distance of 11.3 kilometres
  3. engelsk mil - a mile, 1.609 kilometres, as used in Britain and the US.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Latin milia, millia and Old Norse míla.

Noun[edit]

mil f (definite singular mila, indefinite plural mil, definite plural milene) mil m or f (definite singular mila, indefinite plural mil, definite plural milene)

  1. (today in Norway) a distance of 10 kilometres
  2. gammal norsk mil - old Norwegian mile, a distance of 11.3 kilometres
  3. engelsk mil - a mile, 1.609 kilometres, as used in Britain and the US.

Usage notes[edit]

Indefinite plural miler was made non-standard by the spelling reform of 2012.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Novial[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. (a) thousand

Occitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Joan de Cantalausa (2006) Diccionari general occitan a partir dels parlars lengadocians, 2 edition, →ISBN, page 648.

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin mīlia, plural of the numeral mīlle.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mīl f

  1. mile

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: myle, mile

Old French[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. Alternative form of mile (thousand)

Papiamentu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish mil and Portuguese mil and Kabuverdianu mil.

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand (1000)

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-Italic *smīɣeslī, from Proto-Indo-European *smih₂ǵʰéslih₂ (one thousand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mil m or f

  1. one thousand; a thousand; 1000
  2. (somewhat poetic) thousands of (very many)
    Synonyms: milhares de, um milhão de

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:mil.

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


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).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil f (genitive singular mealach or meala, plural mealan)

  1. honey

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • mil” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019) , “mil”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mȋl (comparative milȇjši, superlative nȁjmilȇjši)

  1. kind
  2. dear

Inflection[edit]

Hard
masculine feminine neuter
nom. sing. míl míla mílo
singular
masculine feminine neuter
nominative míl ind
míli def
míla mílo
accusative nominativeinan or
genitive
anim
mílo mílo
genitive mílega míle mílega
dative mílemu míli mílemu
locative mílem míli mílem
instrumental mílim mílo mílim
dual
masculine feminine neuter
nominative míla míli míli
accusative míla míli míli
genitive mílih mílih mílih
dative mílima mílima mílima
locative mílih mílih mílih
instrumental mílima mílima mílima
plural
masculine feminine neuter
nominative míli míle míla
accusative míle míle míla
genitive mílih mílih mílih
dative mílim mílim mílim
locative mílih mílih mílih
instrumental mílimi mílimi mílimi

Further reading[edit]

  • mil”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Spanish[edit]

Spanish numbers (edit)
1,000
100[a], [b]
    Cardinal: mil
    Ordinal: milésimo
    Fractional: milésimo

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish mil, mill, from Latin mīlle, from Proto-Italic *smīɣeslī, from Proto-Indo-European *smih₂ǵʰéslih₂ (one thousand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil (plural miles)

  1. thousand

Usage notes[edit]

  • In definite numbers, the plural miles is never used:
dos mil pesos – "two thousand pesos" ($2,000)
cien mil pesos – "a hundred thousand pesos" ($100,000)
  • Miles is only used in the indefinite sense:
miles de pesos – "thousands of pesos"

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil c

  1. (after 1889) Unit of length, equal to 10,000 meters
    Synonyms: nymil, myriameter
  2. (between 1699 and 1889) Unit of length, equal to 10,688.54 meters
    Synonym: landmil

Declension[edit]

Declension of mil 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mil milen mil milen
Genitive mils milens mils milens

Anagrams[edit]


Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

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

Declension[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil (definite accusative mili, plural miller)

  1. mile (measure of length)

Volapük[edit]

Numeral[edit]

mil

  1. thousand

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *mil (compare Cornish myl, Breton mil), from Proto-Celtic *mīlom (compare Old Irish míl and its descendants; Irish míol, Scottish Gaelic míl, Manx meeyl), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)meh₁l- (small animal”).

Compare Ancient Greek μῆλον (mêlon, lamb), Armenian մալ (mal, sheep; mutton; wether; cattle; livestock), Central Kurdish ماڵ(mall, livestock), Dutch maal (calf).

Noun[edit]

mil m (plural milod)

  1. animal, beast, creature
  2. animal not usually consumed by man
Derived terms[edit]
  • carfil m (working beast, dray horse, clumsy animal, monster)
  • cnofil m (rodent)
  • milyn (diminutive)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin mīlle.

Numeral[edit]

mil f (plural miloedd)

  1. 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.

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , chapter MIL, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

Wiradhuri[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. (anatomy) eye

Yagara[edit]

Noun[edit]

mil

  1. eye

References[edit]


Yapese[edit]

Verb[edit]

mil

  1. to run