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AsiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish papel (paper).

NounEdit

papél

  1. paper
  2. role; responsibility

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old Catalan paper, from Latin papyrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros).

NounEdit

papel m (plural papeles)

  1. paper
  2. role, part

Bikol CentralEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish papel (paper).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

papel (plural papeles)

  1. paper
  2. role
    Ano an papel mo sa buhay ko?
    What is your role in my life?
  3. document

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish papel, from Catalan paper, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: pa‧pel

NounEdit

papel

  1. a paper; a sheet material used for writing on or printing on (or as a non-waterproof container), usually made by draining cellulose fibres from a suspension in water
  2. a role
  3. (rock paper scissors) an open hand (a handshape resembling a sheet of paper), that beats rock and loses to scissors

VerbEdit

papel

  1. to play a role
  2. to act as if one has a role to play
  3. to insert oneself in a situation one has no authority or direct involvement

AdjectiveEdit

papel

  1. (of a structure or material) soft and or weak, as if made of paper

Related termsEdit


ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish papel (paper).

NounEdit

papel

  1. paper

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese papel, borrowed from Old Catalan paper, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros).

NounEdit

papel m (plural papeis)

  1. paper (material)
  2. sheet of paper
  3. document
  4. foil, thin metal for wrapping
  5. role, part

Limos KalingaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish papel (paper).

NounEdit

papel

  1. paper (material)

PortugueseEdit

 
um bloco de papel (1)

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese papel, borrowed from Old Catalan paper, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros). Doublet of papiro (papyrus) and pavio.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

papel m (plural papéis)

  1. paper (material)
    folha de papelsheet of paper
  2. (by extension) (written) document
    Synonym: documento
  3. (by extension) cash (especially bills)
    Synonym: notas
  4. (theater, film) role, part
    Apesar de desempenhar vários papéis memoráveis, jamais recebeu um prêmio.
    Despite having played many memorable roles, he/she never won an award.
    Synonyms: parte, personagem
  5. (by extension) function, role
    No papel de pai e de marido, fracassou miseravelmente.
    In the role of father and husband he failed miserably.
    Synonym: função
  6. (in the plural) papers; documents

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish, borrowed from Old Catalan paper, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros). Doublet of papiro and pabilo.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

papel m (plural papeles)

  1. paper
  2. role
    Synonym: rol

Derived termsEdit

(diminutive papelillo or papelito)

Related termsEdit


SwedishEdit

NounEdit

papel c

  1. a papule (smaller than 0.5 cm)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of papel 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative papel papeln paplar paplarna
Genitive papels papelns paplars paplarnas

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish papel (paper).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

papél

  1. paper
  2. role
    Ano ang papel mo sa lipunan?
    What is your role in society?
  3. document
    papelesdocuments

Waray-WarayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish papel (paper).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

papel

  1. Paper.
  2. Role.
    Ano an imong papel ha akong kinabuhi?
    What is your role in my life?
  3. Document.
    papelesdocuments