pensel

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pensel (plural pensels)

  1. Obsolete form of pencel.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for pensel in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Via German Pinsel and Old French pincel from Latin pēnicillum (brush), a diminutive of pēniculus, which is itself a diminutive of pēnis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɛnˀsəl/, [ˈpʰɛnˀsl̩]

Noun[edit]

pensel c (singular definite penslen or (unofficial) penselen, plural indefinite pensler)

  1. paintbrush

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Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English pencil.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Bahasa Baku) IPA(key): /pensel/

Noun[edit]

pensel (Jawi spelling ڤينسيل)

  1. pencil

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Pinsel, from Old French pincel, from Latin peniculus

Noun[edit]

pensel m (definite singular penselen, indefinite plural pensler, definite plural penslene)

  1. a brush, paintbrush

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From German Pinsel, from Old French pincel, from Latin peniculus

Noun[edit]

pensel m (definite singular penselen, indefinite plural penslar, definite plural penslane)

  1. a brush, paintbrush

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pensel c

  1. paintbrush

Declension[edit]

Declension of pensel 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pensel penseln penslar penslarna
Genitive pensels penselns penslars penslarnas

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