mille

See also: Mille

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mille

  1. Allative singular form of mikä.
  2. Allative plural form of mikä.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French mile, from Latin mīlle.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

mille

  1. thousand, a thousand, one thousand
    Presque mille enfants y habitent. — Almost a thousand children live there.

NounEdit

mille m (plural mille)

  1. thousand
  2. mile (abbreviation mi)
  3. nautical mile (short for mille nautique)

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ItalianEdit

Italian cardinal numbers
 <  999 1000 1001  > 
    Cardinal : mille
    Ordinal : millesimo

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mīlle

AdjectiveEdit

mille m, f (invariable) (plural: mila)

  1. thousand
Italian cardinal numbers
 <  102 103 104  > 
    Cardinal : mille

NounEdit

mille m (plural: mille)

  1. thousand

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JèrriaisEdit

Jèrriais cardinal numbers
 <  999 1000 1001  > 
    Cardinal : mille

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mīlle

NumeralEdit

mille

  1. thousand

Derived termsEdit

  • mille-pids (millipede)

NounEdit

mille m (plural mille)

  1. mile

LatinEdit

Latin cardinal numbers
CMXCIX M MI
    Cardinal : mīlle
    Ordinal : mīllēsimus
    Adverbial : mīlliēns
    Distributive : mīllenī
Latin Wikipedia article on mīlle

Alternative formsEdit

  • Symbol: M or

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *(sm̥-)ǵʰéslo-. Cognates include Ancient Greek χίλιοι (khilioi) and Sanskrit सहस्र (sahásra).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mīlle sg (indeclinable)

  1. innumerable, a vast number

NumeralEdit

mīlle m, f, n (plural mīlia); irregular

  1. (cardinal) thousand; 1000
    • 405, Jerome and others, Vulgate, Ezras 1:9
      et hic est numerus eorum fialae aureae triginta fialae argenteae mille cultri viginti novem scyphi aurei triginta.
      And this is their number: thirty gold fialae, a thousand silver fialae, twenty-nine knives, thirty gold cups.

Usage notesEdit

The singular form behaves as an indeclinable adjective, but the plural behaves as a declinable noun. See Appendix:Latin cardinal numerals for additional information.

InflectionEdit

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Grammar Adjective Noun
nominative mīlle mīlia
genitive mīlle mīlium
dative mīlle mīlibus
accusative mīlle mīlia
ablative mīlle mīlibus
vocative mīlle mīlia

Derived termsEdit

  • mīlle passuum

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SwedishEdit

Cardinal numberEdit

mille

  1. (colloquial) short for miljon

NounEdit

mille c

  1. (colloquial) an amount of money corresponding to one million (of a given currency)

TarantinoEdit

NumeralEdit

mille

  1. thousand
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