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NounEdit

pel (plural pels)

  1. (dated) pixel

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AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

pel (plural pels)

  1. Alternative spelling of pêl

AsturianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a contraction of the preposition per (by means of, by way of) + masculine singular article el (the).

ContractionEdit

pel m (feminine pela, neuter pelo, masculine plural pelos, feminine plural peles)

  1. by means of the

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pel m sg (masculine plural pels)

  1. Contraction of per el.

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɛl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛl

VerbEdit

pel

  1. first-person singular present indicative of pellen
  2. imperative of pellen

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

ContractionEdit

pel

  1. Contraction of per il.
    • 1893, Annuario Scientifico ed Industriale, Fratelli Treves, page 414:
      Poi nel 1890 i signori Hult e Rossberg intrapresero lavori di triangolazione all’estremità settentrionale della Finlandia, procedendo da Sodonkjla pel Kittenen, affluente del Kemi, e rilevandovi una quantità di laghetti affatto sconosciuti.
    • 1953, Il mare non bagna Napoli, Anna Maria Ortese:
      Eccolo là, a trent'anni, ha bisogno che lo portino pel collo all'ultima messa.

Northern KurdishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Compare Central Kurdish پۆل(pol), پۆلوو(polû, ember), Middle Armenian պող (poł).

NounEdit

p’el[1]

  1. firebrand, smouldering piece of wood, charred wood, live coal; ember

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chyet, Michael L. (2003), “p’el II”, in Kurdish–English Dictionary, with selected etymologies by Martin Schwartz, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, page 437a

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EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian pēl, from Latin palus

NounEdit

pel m (definite singular pelen, indefinite plural peler, definite plural pelene)

  1. (construction) a pile

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Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pellis, pellem.

NounEdit

pel f (oblique plural peaus or peax or piaus or piax or pels, nominative singular pel, nominative plural peaus or peax or piaus or piax or pels)

  1. skin
  2. pelisse (garment made from sowing together skins)
    • circa 1150, Thomas d'Angleterre, Le Roman de Tristan, page 96 (of the Champion Classiques edition, →ISBN, line 877:
      Unes pels fist de barbes granz
      he made a pelisse out of these great beards

DescendantsEdit

  • English: pelt
  • Middle French: peau
  • Bourguignon: peâ

RomaniEdit

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VerbEdit

pel

  1. to drink

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