IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English pencil, from Anglo-Norman and Old French pincil (see the variant pincel, which gave rise to Modern French pinceau (paintbrush)), from Latin pēnicillum, diminutive of pēniculus (brush), itself a diminutive of pēnis (tail; penis).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɛnsɪl]
  • Hyphenation: pèn‧sil

NounEdit

pènsil (first-person possessive pensilku, second-person possessive pensilmu, third-person possessive pensilnya)

  1. pencil
    Synonym: potlot

Alternative formsEdit

Further readingEdit


MaiaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English or Tok Pisin.

NounEdit

pensil

  1. pencil

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin pensilis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /penˈsil/, [pẽnˈsil]

AdjectiveEdit

pensil (plural pensiles)

  1. hanging

NounEdit

pensil m (plural pensiles)

  1. (literary) pleasant garden

Further readingEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English pencil.

NounEdit

pensil

  1. pencil