pel

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See also: peľ, pel', pèl, pél, pěl, and pêl

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pel (plural pels)

  1. (dated) pixel

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Afrikaans[edit]

Noun[edit]

pel (plural pels, diminutive pellie)

  1. Alternative spelling of pêl

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a contraction of the preposition per (by means of, by way of) + masculine singular article el (the).

Contraction[edit]

pel m (feminine pela, neuter pelo, masculine plural pelos, feminine plural peles)

  1. by means of the

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

pel m sg (masculine plural pels)

  1. Contraction of per el.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɛl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛl

Verb[edit]

pel

  1. first-person singular present indicative of pellen
  2. imperative of pellen

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch vel, from Middle Dutch vel, from Old Dutch *fel, from Proto-Germanic *fellą, from Proto-Indo-European *pello-, *pelno-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɛl]
  • Hyphenation: pèl

Noun[edit]

pel (plural pel-pel, first-person possessive pelku, second-person possessive pelmu, third-person possessive pelnya)

  1. paper sheet.
    Synonym: kertas
  2. rag for mopping.

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Italian[edit]

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Contraction[edit]

pel

  1. Contraction of per il.
    • 1893, Annuario Scientifico ed Industriale, Fratelli Treves, page 414:
      Poi nel 1890 i signori Hult e Rossberg intrapresero lavori di triangolazione all’estremità settentrionale della Finlandia, procedendo da Sodonkjla pel Kittenen, affluente del Kemi, e rilevandovi una quantità di laghetti affatto sconosciuti.
    • 1953, Il mare non bagna Napoli, Anna Maria Ortese:
      Eccolo là, a trent'anni, ha bisogno che lo portino pel collo all'ultima messa.

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Central Kurdish پۆل(pol), پۆلوو(polû, ember), Middle Armenian պող (poł).

Noun[edit]

p’el ?[1]

  1. firebrand, smouldering piece of wood, charred wood, live coal; ember

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chyet, Michael L. (2003) , “p’el II”, in Kurdish–English Dictionary, with selected etymologies by Martin Schwartz, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, page 437a

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian pēl, from Latin palus

Noun[edit]

pel m (definite singular pelen, indefinite plural peler, definite plural pelene)

  1. (construction) a pile

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Occitan[edit]

Contraction[edit]

pel

  1. Contraction of per lo.

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pellis, pellem.

Noun[edit]

pel f (oblique plural peaus or peax or piaus or piax or pels, nominative singular pel, nominative plural peaus or peax or piaus or piax or pels)

  1. skin
  2. pelisse (garment made from sowing together skins)
    • circa 1150, Thomas d'Angleterre, Le Roman de Tristan, page 96 (of the Champion Classiques edition, →ISBN, line 877:
      Unes pels fist de barbes granz
      he made a pelisse out of these great beards

Descendants[edit]

  • English: pelt
  • Middle French: peau
  • Bourguignon: peâ

Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *pālaz, from Latin pālus (stake, prop), from Proto-Italic *pākslos, from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂ǵ- (to attach). Cognates include Old English pāl and Old Dutch pāl. Doublet of pāl.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpeːl/, [ˈpɛːl]

Noun[edit]

pēl m

  1. pole

References[edit]

  • Bremmer, Rolf H. (2009) An Introduction to Old Frisian: History, Grammar, Reader, Glossary, Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, →ISBN

Romani[edit]

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Verb[edit]

pel

  1. to drink

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