milo

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See also: Milo, Mîlo, mīlo, miło, and mīļo

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

milo (countable and uncountable, plural milos)

  1. (US) sorghum
    • 1978, Tom Reamy, Blind Voices:
      When he does talk, it's always about the farm: the milo is doing poorly this year, the corn has a blight []

Anagrams[edit]


Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (General Cebuano) IPA(key): /miˈl̪oʔ/

Noun[edit]

milo

  1. Asian palm civet (Paradoxurus hermaphroditus)

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mil +‎ -o.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /ˈmilo/
  • Hyphenation: mil‧o
  • Rhymes: -ilo

Noun[edit]

milo (accusative singular milon, plural miloj, accusative plural milojn)

  1. thousand, a group of one thousand of something
    • 1912, L. L. Zamenhof, speech at the eighth World Congress of Esperanto.
      El ĉiu milo da semoj, kiujn ni...pacience ĵetadis en la teron, apenaŭ unu ricevis radikojn.
      Out of every thousand seeds that we...patiently threw onto the earth, only one got roots.

Italiot Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μῆλον (mêlon)

Noun[edit]

milo n

  1. apple

Korak[edit]

Noun[edit]

milo

  1. wild chicken

Coordinate terms[edit]

  • titer (domesticated chicken)

Further reading[edit]

  • Johannes A. Z'Graggen, A comparative word list of the Northern Adelbert Range languages, Madang Province, Papua New Guinea (1980)

Neapolitan[edit]

Noun[edit]

milo m

  1. apple
  2. apple tree

Synonyms[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mîlo/
  • Hyphenation: mi‧lo

Adverb[edit]

mȉlo (Cyrillic spelling ми̏ло)

  1. dearly, kindly, cordially

Adjective[edit]

milo

  1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular of mio

Slovene[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mydlo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mílo n

  1. soap
Inflection[edit]
Neuter, hard
nom. sing. mílo
gen. sing. míla
singular dual plural
nominative mílo míli míla
accusative mílo míli míla
genitive míla míl míl
dative mílu míloma mílom
locative mílu mílih mílih
instrumental mílom míloma míli
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mílo

  1. movingly, touchingly
  2. mildly, gently
  3. leniently

Further reading[edit]

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

Swahili[edit]

Noun[edit]

milo

  1. plural of mlo