pensil

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English pencil, from Anglo-Norman and Old French pincil (see the variant pincel, which gave rise to Modern French pinceau (paintbrush)), from Latin pēnicillum, diminutive of pēniculus (brush), itself a diminutive of pēnis (tail; penis).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɛnsɪl]
  • Hyphenation: pèn‧sil

Noun[edit]

pènsil (plural, first-person possessive pensilku, second-person possessive pensilmu, third-person possessive pensilnya)

  1. pencil
    Synonym: potlot

Alternative forms[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Maia[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English or Tok Pisin.

Noun[edit]

pensil

  1. pencil

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English pencil.

Noun[edit]

pensil

  1. pencil

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /penˈsil/, [pẽnˈsil]

Adjective[edit]

pensil (plural pensiles)

  1. hanging