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]

mil +‎ -o

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.

Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μῆλον (mêlon)

Noun[edit]

milo n

  1. Italiot dialect form of μήλο (mílo)

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

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mydlo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mílo n (genitive míla, nominative plural míla)

  1. soap

Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mílo

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

Related terms[edit]