Definition of measlings in English:

measlings

noun

English Regional
  • Measles.

Origin

Middle English; earliest use found in Glossary of W. de Bibbesworth. Probably from an early Scandinavian compound from the Germanic base of measles + the Germanic base of -ing; compare Swedish mässlingen measles, plural of mässling pustule, Danish maeslinger (plural) measles, and also Icelandic mislingar (plural) measles.

Pronunciation

measlings

/ˈmiːzlɪŋz/