- corn (sense ): usually used in pl.
- an ear of this
Origin of mealieAfrikaans milje from Portuguese milho, millet (in milho grande, maize) from Classical Latin milium, millet
- An ear of corn.
- mealies Corn; maize.
Origin of mealieAfrikaans mielie ultimately from Latin milium millet ( perhaps via Portuguese milho ); see melə- in Indo-European roots.