See also: 铅笔

ChineseEdit

lead (metal)
 
pen; pencil; writing brush
pen; pencil; writing brush; to write or compose; the strokes of Chinese characters
trad. (鉛筆)
simp. (铅笔)
anagram 筆鉛笔铅
 
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PronunciationEdit


 
鉛筆/铅笔

NounEdit

鉛筆

  1. pencil; lead pencil (Classifier: ; )
  2. pen made from white lead, used to correct mistakes (Classifier: )

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Bouyei: yianfpif
  • Zhuang: yienzbit, yenzbiz

JapaneseEdit

 
鉛筆
 
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Kanji in this term
えん
Grade: S
ひつ > ぴつ
Grade: 3
on’yomi

EtymologyEdit

Calque of English lead pencil

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

(えん)(ぴつ) (enpitsu (counter )

  1. a pencil (graphite writing-instrument)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakukan, →ISBN.

KoreanEdit

Hanja in this term

NounEdit

鉛筆 (yeonpil or McCune-Reischauer: yŏnp'il or Yale: yenphil) (hangeul 연필)

  1. Hanja form? of 연필 (pencil).