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NounEdit

pens

  1. plural of pen
  2. (obsolete) plural of penny
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)

VerbEdit

pens

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pen

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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch pens.

NounEdit

pens (plural pense)

  1. gut

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch pense, from Old French panse (belly; tripe), from Latin pantex (belly; guts). Cognate with English paunch.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɛns/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pens
  • Rhymes: -ɛns

NounEdit

pens f (plural pensen, diminutive pensje n)

  1. paunch, rumen
  2. tripe
  3. (cooking) tripe filled with minced meat
  4. potbelly
  5. (dialectal) stomach

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