Usage Medieval French
Pronounced Pron. /mɛ.lio/
Other Forms FormsMiliau, Meliau, Milio, Miliav, Melliau, Milliau, Miliaw, Meliaw
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Contributor Contrib.Harmonide on 10/6/2019
From the Latin miles, meaning "soldier". This was the name of a Breton saint, known for sharing his cloak with a beggar, who was beheaded in the mid-6th century AD.