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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mille

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

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French mille, from Old French mile, from Latin mīlle ‎(thousand).

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
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    Cardinal : mille
    Ordinal : millesimo

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mīlle.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmi.lːe/, [ˈmil̺.l̺e]
  • Hyphenation: mìl‧le

AdjectiveEdit

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

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

NounEdit

mille m ‎(plural mille)

  1. thousand

Derived termsEdit

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LatinEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Italic *smīɣeslī, from Proto-Indo-European *smih₂ǵʰéslih₂ ‎(one thousand), from *ǵʰes- ‎(hand) (whence also hir, Ancient Greek χείρ ‎(kheír)), as if "full hand". Cognates include Ancient Greek χίλιοι ‎(khílioi) and Sanskrit सहस्र ‎(sahásra).

Alternative formsEdit

  • Symbol: M or

AdjectiveEdit

mīlle m, f, n ‎(genitive mīlle); third declension

  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 / Gender Masc./Fem./Neuter Masc./Fem./Neuter
nominative mīlle mīlia, mīllia
genitive mīlium, mīllium
dative mīlibus, mīllibus
accusative mīlia, mīllia
ablative mīlibus, mīllibus
vocative mīlia, mīllia
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Etymology 2Edit

Shortened from Latin mīlle passūs, mīlle passuum ‎(Roman mile, literally a thousand of paces).

NounEdit

mīlle n ‎(genitive mīlle); third declension

  1. mile, particularly a Roman mile of 8 stades (stadia); 1,000 paces (passūs); or 5,000 feet (pedes)
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ReferencesEdit

  • mille in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mille in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mille in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • a mile away: a mille passibus
    • to be fined 10,000 asses: decem milibus aeris damnari
  • Julius Pokorny (1959), Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch, in 3 vols, Bern, München: Francke Verlag

Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French mile, from Latin mīlle ‎(thousand).

NumeralEdit

mille ‎(usually invariable, plural milles)

  1. thousand

Usage notesEdit

  • Mille is usually invariable in phrases like quatre mille ‎(four thousand) but the plural milles is attested.

ReferencesEdit

  • mille on Dictionnaire du Moyen Français (1330-1500) (in French). See formes tab for examples of milles

NormanEdit

Norman cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : mille

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin mīlle.

NumeralEdit

mille

  1. (Jersey) thousand
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowing from English mile.

NounEdit

mille m ‎(plural mille)

  1. (Jersey) mile

SwedishEdit

NumeralEdit

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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