pichel

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Galician[edit]

pichel

Etymology[edit]

From Old French pichier (small jug), from Late Latin pīcārium, alteration of bīcārium, itself possibly from bacarium, bacar or from Ancient Greek βῖκος (bîkos). More at beaker.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pichel m (plural picheis)

  1. jug
  2. tankard or mug, usually made of tin, silver or pewter, with a hinged lid
    • '1511, X. Ferro Couselo (ed.), A vida e a fala dos devanceiros. Vigo: Galaxia, page 215:
      E cada e quando que fore desta nosa casa un religioso, que le días mesa e mantens e pichel e sal e lugar para duas bestas ena dita casa.
      And each and every time a religious man happens to be in that house, you should give to him a place in the table, with blankets, a tankard, salt, and a place for two horses at the aforementioned house

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • pichel” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • pichel” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • pichel” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.



German[edit]

Verb[edit]

pichel

  1. First-person singular present of picheln.
  2. Imperative singular of picheln.

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pichel m (plural picheles)

  1. (Spain) stein, small liquid container wider at the bottom than the top, closed by a hinged lid
  2. (Mexico) water jug
  3. (El Salvador, Costa Rica) pitcher

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