mel-, melo-

1. Limb. [G. melos] 2. A cheek. [G. melon] 3. Honey, sugar. SEE ALSO: meli-. [L. mel, mellis, G. meli, melitos] 4. Sheep. [G. melon]

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  • mélo- — ♦ Élément, du gr. melos « chant », d où « musique » : mélodrame. ⇒MÉL(O) , (MÉL , MÉLO )élém. formant I. Élém. tiré du gr. ( ) , de «chant accompagné de musique», entrant dans la constr. de subst. et d adj. appartenant au domaine de la mus. A.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mél- — ⇒MÉL(O) , (MÉL , MÉLO )élém. formant I. Élém. tiré du gr. ( ) , de «chant accompagné de musique», entrant dans la constr. de subst. et d adj. appartenant au domaine de la mus. A. [Le 2e élém. est autonome] V. mélodrame et aussi: mélophare, subst …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • mel-1 (also smel-), melǝ- : mlē-, mel-d- : ml-ed-, mel-dh-, ml-ēi- : mlī̆-, melǝ-k- : mlā-k-, mlēu- : mlū̆ - —     mel 1 (also smel ), melǝ : mlē , mel d : ml ed , mel dh , ml ēi : mlī̆ , melǝ k : mlā k , mlēu : mlū̆     English meaning: to grind, hit; fine, ground     Deutsche Übersetzung: “zermalmen, schlagen, mahlen”, speziell Korn; from “zerrieben”… …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

  • melo — Element prim de compunere savantă cu semnificaţia cântec , melodie , muzică , muzical . [< fr. mélo , it. melo , cf. gr. melos – muzică]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 03.06.2005. Sursa: DN  MELO1 , MÉL, MELÍE elem. extremitate, membru . (< fr.… …   Dicționar Român

  • mel-8, melǝ- : mlō- —     mel 8, melǝ : mlō     English meaning: to appear, come up     Deutsche Übersetzung: “hervorkommen, erscheinen, hochkommen; Erhöhung, Wölbung”     Material: Perhaps O.Ind. maṇi “ pearl “, maṇika m. “(round) Wassertopf”; Gk. μολεῖν “go, come” …   Proto-Indo-European etymological dictionary

  • mel- — (var. «melo ») Elemento prefijo del gr. «mélos», canto acompañado de música: ‘melodía’ …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • melo·dra·ma — /ˈmɛləˌdrɑːmə/ noun, pl mas 1 : drama in which many exciting events happen and the characters have very strong or exaggerated emotions [noncount] Critics dismissed his work as melodrama. an actor with a talent for melodrama [count] She is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • melo·dra·mat·ics — /ˌmɛlədrəˈmætıks/ noun [plural] : extremely dramatic or emotional behavior : melodramatic behavior He told the story without any melodramatics …   Useful english dictionary

  • mel- — I. mel 1 Soft; with derivatives referring to soft or softened materials of various kinds. I. Extended form *meld . 1. melt, from Old English meltan, to melt, from Germanic *meltan. 2. Possibly Germanic *miltja . milt, from Old English …   Universalium

  • Melo — 1 Original name in latin Melo Name in other language Melo State code ID Continent/City Asia/Makassar longitude 8.5977 latitude 119.9613 altitude 551 Population 0 Date 2012 01 21 2 Original name in latin Melo Name in other language Ciudad de Melo …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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