papel

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Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

papel m (plural papels)

  1. paper

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Asi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish papel (paper).

Noun[edit]

papél

  1. paper
  2. role; responsibility

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old Catalan paper, from Latin papyrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros).

Noun[edit]

papel m (plural papeles)

  1. paper
  2. role, part

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish papel (paper).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papel (plural papeles)

  1. paper
  2. role
    Ano an papel mo sa buhay ko?
    What is your role in my life?
  3. document

Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish papel, from Catalan paper, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pa‧pel

Noun[edit]

papel

  1. a paper; a sheet material used for writing on or printing on (or as a non-waterproof container), usually made by draining cellulose fibres from a suspension in water
  2. a role
  3. (rock paper scissors) an open hand (a handshape resembling a sheet of paper), that beats rock and loses to scissors

Verb[edit]

papel

  1. to play a role
  2. to act as if one has a role to play
  3. to insert oneself in a situation one has no authority or direct involvement

Adjective[edit]

papel

  1. (of a structure or material) soft and or weak, as if made of paper

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Chavacano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish papel (paper).

Noun[edit]

papel

  1. paper

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese papel, borrowed from Old Catalan paper, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros).

Noun[edit]

papel m (plural papeis)

  1. paper (material)
  2. sheet of paper
  3. document
  4. foil, thin metal for wrapping
  5. role, part

Limos Kalinga[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish papel (paper).

Noun[edit]

papel

  1. paper (material)

Portuguese[edit]

um bloco de papel (1)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese papel, borrowed from Old Catalan paper, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros). Doublet of papiro (papyrus) and pavio.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papel m (plural papéis)

  1. paper (material)
    folha de papelsheet of paper
  2. (by extension) (written) document
    Synonym: documento
  3. (by extension) cash (especially bills)
    Synonym: notas
  4. (theater, film) role, part
    Apesar de desempenhar vários papéis memoráveis, jamais recebeu um prêmio.
    Despite having played many memorable roles, he/she never won an award.
    Synonyms: parte, personagem
  5. (by extension) function, role
    No papel de pai e de marido, fracassou miseravelmente.
    In the role of father and husband he failed miserably.
    Synonym: função
  6. (in the plural) papers; documents

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Further reading[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish, borrowed from Old Catalan paper, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros). Doublet of papiro and pabilo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papel m (plural papeles)

  1. paper
  2. role
    Synonym: rol

Derived terms[edit]

(diminutive papelillo or papelito)

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

papel c

  1. a papule (smaller than 0.5 cm)

Declension[edit]

Declension of papel 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative papel papeln paplar paplarna
Genitive papels papelns paplars paplarnas

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish papel (paper).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papél

  1. paper
  2. role
    Ano ang papel mo sa lipunan?
    What is your role in society?
  3. document
    papelesdocuments

Waray-Waray[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish papel (paper).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

papel

  1. Paper.
  2. Role.
    Ano an imong papel ha akong kinabuhi?
    What is your role in my life?
  3. Document.
    papelesdocuments