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2 letters words from 'mil'

LI 2MI 4

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Definitions and meaning of mil

mil

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mɪl/
  • Rhymes: -ɪl
  • Homophone: mill

Noun

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.

Translations

See also

  • degree, deg
  • radian, rad
  • grad
  • second
  • minute
  • for abbreviation, see mil.
  • mil-dot

Anagrams

  • -lim-, ILM, Lim, MLI

Asturian

Etymology

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral

mil (indeclinable)

  1. one thousand; 1000

Usage notes

In compound numbers, mil does not inflect or change:


Breton

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmiːl/

Etymology 1

From Latin mīlia.

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand

Etymology 2

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

mil m (plural miled)

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

Catalan

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈmil/
  • Rhymes: -il

Numeral

mil m or f

  1. thousand

Noun

mil m (plural mils)

  1. thousand

Further reading

  • “mil” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “mil” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “mil” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “mil” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Cebuano

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: mil

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand

Quotations

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:mil.


Chavacano

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish mil (thousand).

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand

Dalmatian

Etymology

From Latin mel.

Noun

mil m

  1. honey

Danish

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -iːl

Noun

mil

  1. mile, unit of length of varying value

Declension


Esperanto

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin mille.

Pronunciation

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

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand

Estonian

Conjunction

mil

  1. Clipping of millal.
  2. when

Adverb

mil

  1. Clipping of millel.
  2. what

French

Etymology

From Latin milium, from Proto-Indo-European *melh₂- (to grind, crush).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mil/, /mij/

Noun

mil m (plural mils)

  1. (now dialectal) millet
    Synonym: millet

Further reading

  • “mil” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Friulian

Etymology

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand

Galician

Etymology 1

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

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmil/

Numeral

mil (indeclinable)

  1. one thousand; 1000

Etymology 2

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

Alternative forms

  • bile, milde, minle

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmil/

Noun

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

  • “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.

Gamilaraay

Noun

mil

  1. eye

Ido

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /mil/

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand

Irish

Etymology

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

  • IPA(key): /mʲɪlʲ/

Noun

mil f (genitive singular meala)

  1. honey

Declension

Derived terms

Mutation

References

  • "mil" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • MacBain, Alexander; Mackay, Eneas (1911) An Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language[1], Stirling, →ISBN
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “mil”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language
  • Entries containing “mil” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “mil” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.

Kabuverdianu

Etymology

From Portuguese mil.

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand (1000)

Kurdish

Noun

mil ?

  1. arm
  2. shoulder
  3. neck

Ladin

Etymology

From Latin mel, mellis.

Noun

mil ? (plural [please provide])

  1. honey

Lule

Pronoun

mil

  1. you (plural)

References

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

Mòcheno

Etymology

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

mil f

  1. mill

References

  • “mil” in Cimbrian, Ladin, Mòcheno: Getting to know 3 peoples. 2015. Servizio minoranze linguistiche locali della Provincia autonoma di Trento, Trento, Italy.

Ngiyambaa

Noun

mil

  1. (anatomy) eye

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Latin milia, millia and Old Norse míla

Noun

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

  • nautisk mil
  • sjømil

References

  • “mil” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From Latin milia, millia and Old Norse míla

Noun

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.

Derived terms

  • nautisk mil
  • sjømil

References

  • “mil” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Novial

Numeral

mil

  1. (a) thousand

Occitan

Alternative forms

  • mila

Etymology

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand

Related terms

  • milen
  • milion

Further reading

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

Old English

Etymology

Borrowed from Latin mīlia, plural of the numeral mīlle.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /miːl/

Noun

mīl f

  1. mile

Descendants

  • Middle English: myle, mile
    • Scots: mile
    • English: mile

Old French

Numeral

mil

  1. Alternative form of mile (thousand)

Papiamentu

Etymology

From Spanish mil and Portuguese mil and Kabuverdianu mil.

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand (1000)

Portuguese

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /miɫ/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /miw/
  • Rhymes: -iw

Adjective

mil m or f

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

Quotations

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:mil.

Related terms

  • milhar

Descendants

  • Kadiwéu: miili

Scottish Gaelic

Etymology

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

  • IPA(key): /mjil/

Noun

mil f (genitive singular mealach)

  1. honey

Related terms

  • mìlseachd

Mutation

References

  • “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

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /míːl/

Adjective

mȋl (comparative milȇjši, superlative nȁjmilȇjši)

  1. kind
  2. dear

Inflection

Further reading

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

Spanish

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmil/
  • Rhymes: -il

Numeral

mil (plural miles)

  1. thousand

Usage notes

  • 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

  • a las mil maravillas
  • a mil por hora
  • diez mil
  • las mil
  • mil leches
  • mil millones

Related terms

  • millar
  • milenio

Descendants

  • Navajo: mííl
  • Taos: míl, mílą

Swedish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /miːl/

Noun

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

Anagrams

  • lim

Tatar

Noun

mil

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

Declension


Turkish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmil/

Noun

mil (definite accusative mili, plural miller)

  1. mile (measure of length)

Volapük

Numeral

mil

  1. thousand

Welsh

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /miːl/

Etymology 1

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

mil m (plural milod)

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

Etymology 2

From Latin mīlle.

Numeral

mil f (plural miloedd)

  1. thousand
Related terms
  • mil blynyddoedd (millennium)

Mutation

References

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

Wiradhuri

Alternative forms

  • mill

Noun

mil

  1. (anatomy) eye

Yagara

Noun

mil

  1. eye

References

  • State Library of Queensland, Indigenous Language Wordlists Yugara Everyday Words.

Yapese

Verb

mil

  1. to run

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a unit of wire measurement.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)