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

  1. pencil

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MaiaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English or Tok Pisin.

NounEdit

pensil

  1. pencil

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English pencil.

NounEdit

pensil

  1. pencil