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Meaning of "mielies" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MIELIES

mielies  [ˈmiːlɪz] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MIELIES

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mielies is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MIELIES


collies
ˈkɒlɪz
coolies
ˈkuːlɪz
dailies
ˈdeɪlɪz
follies
ˈfɒlɪz
friendlies
ˈfrendlɪz
goolies
ˈɡuːlɪz
gullies
ˈɡʌlɪz
Heelys
ˈhiːlɪz
jellies
ˈdʒɛlɪz
mealies
ˈmiːlɪz
mollies
ˈmɒlɪz
monthlies
ˈmʌnθlɪz
pearlies
ˈpɜːlɪz
rallies
ˈrælɪz
trolleys
ˈtrɒlɪz
wallies
ˈwælɪz
weeklies
ˈwiːklɪz
wellies
ˈwɛlɪz
Westerlies
ˈwɛstəlɪz
willies
ˈwɪlɪz

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MIELIES

midwife
midwife toad
midwifery
midwinter
midwive
midwives
midyear
mielie
mielie meal
mielie pap
mien
Mieres
Mies van der Rohe
mifepristone
miff
miffed
miffier
miffiest
miffily
miffiness

WORDS THAT END LIKE MIELIES

allies
anomalies
applies
as the crow flies
assemblies
butterflies
cicelies
complies
contumelies
families
flies
implies
Johnny-come-latelies
lilies
lovelies
relies
replies
resupplies
supplies
the Two Sicilies

Synonyms and antonyms of mielies in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «mielies» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MIELIES

Find out the translation of mielies to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of mielies from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «mielies» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

mielies
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Mielies
570 millions of speakers

English

mielies
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

mielies
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

mielies
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

mielies
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mielies
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

mielies
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mielies
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mielies
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

mielies
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

mielies
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

mielies
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mielies
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

mielies
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

mielies
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मिलिली
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

mielies
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

mielies
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

mielies
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

mielies
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mielies
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

mielies
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

mielies
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

mielies
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

mielies
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of mielies

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MIELIES»

The term «mielies» is normally little used and occupies the 114.043 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MIELIES» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «mielies» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «mielies» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about mielies

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MIELIES»

Discover the use of mielies in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to mielies and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Selections from the Smuts Papers: Volume 3, June ...
Eerst over die mielies en toen weer over die wol. En het is juist hierover dat ik wil begin om te skrijwe want ik wil graag voor jou daarop wijs dat die moeielik- heden gemakkelik over zou gewees het als Engelse voormannen in Engeland net ...
Keith Hancock, William Keith Hancock, Jean van der Poel, 2007
2
Your Irresistible Life
I nostalgically recall the sultry Summer nights growing up in johannesburg surrounded by the sound ofmen shouting, "Heh Mielies.”Mielies is the Afrikaans wordfor corn, and the taste ofthe Southern African corn mingling with the earthy scent ...
Madhuri Phillips and Glynnis Osher, 2013
3
Make a Skyf, Man!
Mielies seems to find it a great relief. Spiers is most aware of his power in the Department, make no mistake; he has just been made Head Warder, a sort of sergeant, and this, make no mistake here either, is his section, as of now, and he's on ...
Harold Strachan, 2004
4
Karoo Ramblings: Short Stories & Tall Tales
A little way from the station platform was a stack of bags of maize, one of which had a tear in the corner and some mielies had leaked out in a small pile. Carefully Dad scooped up a handful of the dry maize kernels and poured them through ...
David Biggs, 2004
5
Publications. Series I: Agriculture
... hooi onbemes KH 2e Jaar Mielies bemes (X3) Mielies bemes (X4) Mielies bemes (X4I M1B4 Ertappels onbemes Ertappels bemes (X2.5) EB2.5 Mielies bemes (X3) M1B3 Mielies bemes (X3) M1B3 Mielies onbemes Kafferboontjies vir hooi ...
University of Pretoria, 1937
6
Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif Vir Plant en Grond
Resultate en Bespreking Graanopbrengs van mielies en peulplante wat in die 1992/93- groeiseisoen behaal is, word in Tabel 4 gegee. Aangesien residuele stikstof voor plant in November 1992 nie korrek bepaal is nie, word dit nie verder  ...
‎1994
7
Pluimvee bulletin: Poultry bulletin
Doha failure and ethanol production from maize cont. from page 402 Doba- mislukking en etanol uit mielies vervolg vanaf bl. 402 industry Dr Rob Davies claimed that, "no firm policy exist to not protect local agriculture and industry, but we ...
‎2006
8
Agricultural census
Pietermaritzbürg (Mielies). Newcastle (Mielies). New Hanover (Mielies). Vryheid ( Mielies). Umvoti (Mielies). Transvaal. Carolina (Mielies). Waterberg (Mielies). Pretoria (Mielies). Lichtenburg (Mielies). Estcourt (Hawer). Impendhle (Hawer).
South Africa. Dept. of Statistics, 1927
9
Statutes of the Union of South Africa
48 1938 eindig, 'n hoeveelheid mielies, geskik vir uitvoer, van 1937. opsy sit, en daarna vir uitvoer beskikbaar hou, wat gelykstaan met die persentasie van die eersgenoemde hoeveelheid mielies wat ooreenkom met die vermelde ...
South Africa, 1937
10
The Forum
News reports disclose that Red China is fast being devel oped into a major customer of the South African maize crop, whose surplus is dumped on export markets to keep up the price of mielies to South African coonsumers who are mainly ...
‎1963

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MIELIES»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term mielies is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Plan your weekend: Street Food Festival in Cape Town and Joburg
... noodles as well as loads of local and authentic delicacies from smileys, mielies and samoosas to mopani worms, bunny chows and gatsbys. «Eat Out, Jul 15»
2
Arts and Culture Cape Town's top five street food traders
Think cow cheeks, gatsbys, samoosas, rotis, vetkoek, mielies and much more. Look out for popular food trucks such as Didi's Bitchin Burritos, ... «Mail & Guardian Online, Jul 15»
3
SA's genetically modified maize: Here's what you should know about it
The Genetically Modified Organisms (GMO) Act of 1997 sowed the way for generations of genetically modified cotton and mielies. The catch ... «Daily Maverick, Jul 15»
4
Don't buy a house…
Cars with screeching brakes; accelerating with spinning tyres; revving at the traffic lights; hooting; the old girl in the street, selling: “Mielies! «News24, Jul 15»
5
First look: Door 221, Bree Street's new dive bar
If you visit on another night of the week, you can snack on a range of bar snacks, including devils on horseback (R35), grilled mielies with ... «Eat Out, Jul 15»
6
Bistro fare, Burgers, Light meals, Modern, Pub fare, Tapas
If you visit on another night of the week, you can snack on a range of bar snacks, including devils on horseback (R35), grilled mielies with ... «Eat Out, Jul 15»
7
The point of the broken moral compass pointing south
... to farm on the land =? where will the food come from , do we care if there are no more mielies available for us to eat when we sit on our stoep, ... «News24, Jun 15»
8
Cheetahs show how it's done!
IN AND around Bethlehem, Eastern Free State, they grew them like mielies – great Springboks, shooting up all over the place. Famous names ... «News24, Jun 15»
9
1020 calories in 5 minutes!
... to make people pay for the leftovers by stirring chicken and mielies into some random carbs and renaming it in a snarky nod to hipsterdom. «News24, Jun 15»
10
Evolution, 30% and Science stuff
Chickens are like miniature dinosaurs that chow mielies instead of other chickens. This is like the basics of the Theory of Evolution. The Theory ... «News24, Jun 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Mielies [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mielies>. Aug 2019 ».
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