pixel

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

pix, pictures + el(ement); often taken to be a blend of “picture” and “element”, but this does not account for the x. First attested 1965

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pixel ‎(plural pixels)

  1. One of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English

Noun[edit]

pixel m ‎(plural pixels)

  1. (computing) pixel

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English pixel.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpiksɛl/
  • Hyphenation: pi‧xel

Noun[edit]

pixel ‎(plural pixelek)

  1. (computing) pixel (one of the tiny dots that make up the representation of an image in a computer's memory)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Tótfalusi István, Idegenszó-tár: Idegen szavak értelmező és etimológiai szótára. Tinta Könyvkiadó, Budapest, 2005, ISBN 963 7094 20 2

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English pixel, abbreviation of "picture element".

Noun[edit]

pixel m ‎(definite singular pixelen, indefinite plural pixeler or pixler, definite plural pixelene or pixlene)

  1. (computing) alternative form of piksel

Usage notes[edit]

The plural forms pixler and pixlene are not listed officially, but are in common use, and also occur in Danish (as pixler and pixlerne).

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Noun[edit]

pixel m (plural pixels or pixeis)

  1. (computing) pixel (one of the dots that make up an image)

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:pixel.


Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pixel m ‎(plural pixels)

  1. Alternative form of píxel