Kannada meaning :to move to and fro, move about, swing, wave, jump or fly about, roll; n. moving to and fro, etc.
Kannada derivates :miḷircu to move about (tr.); miḷḷir_i to move to and fro, move about; miḷḷisu to move about, fly, float, wave, jump, frisk; meḷḷisu to move round (tr.), cause to revolve, roll (as the eyeball); meḷḷe rolling, looking obliquely, squinting; meḷḷa id., a squinting man
Tulu meaning :man with squint eyes
Notes :Kannada miḷḷir_i, miḷḷisu are obviously secondary.