pel

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See also: pèl

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pel ‎(plural pels)

  1. (dated) pixel

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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]

Preposition[edit]

pel

  1. Contraction of per and el

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pel

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

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[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.

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

pel

  1. rafsi of pelxu.

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 2-7453-0520-4), line 877:
      Unes pels fist de barbes granz
      he made a pelisse out of these great beards

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Romani[edit]

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Verb[edit]

pel

  1. to drink

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