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Millo
 
Millo miúdo

EtymologyEdit

From Latin milium (millet). In the 17th-19th century the name passed to be applied to a new crop, the American maize, whilst millet became known as millo miúdo (literally little maize).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

millo m (plural millos)

  1. (dated) millet
  2. maize, corn (plant)
  3. the grain from maize

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ReferencesEdit

  • millo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • millo” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • millo” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • millo” in Santamarina, Antón (dir.), Ernesto González Seoane, María Álvarez de la Granja: Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega (v 4.0). Santiago: ILG.
  • millo” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.



Inari SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

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Related to Northern Sami millu.

NounEdit

millo

  1. mill

InflectionEdit

Inflection of millo
singular plural
Nominative millo miloh
Accusative milo milloid
Genitive milo miloi
Illative miilon milloid
Locative milloost miloin
Comitative milloin miloiguin
Abessive milottáá miloittáá
Essive millon
Partitive millod

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Old PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin milium (millet).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

millo m (plural millos)

  1. millet (a group of various types of grass or its grains)

DescendantsEdit