from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See peen.
  • n. A Middle English form of pen.


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  • A curiosity of County Monaghan is the presence of a feature called a pene-enclave jutting into neighbouring County Fermanagh in the west of the county.

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  • I got a rather rude shock, though, when I put "pene" in Wikipedia, hoping for a definition of the prefix (I did this before I saw that you'd defined it) and it redirected to the article for "penis."

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  • For reference, whenever the pronoun la appears without explanation, it usually refers either to la verga (the crudest Spanish word for, um, pene) or la madre.

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  • “Trust me, amiga, when a guy looks like that, he has abs of steel, and a pene to match.”

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  • Later he learned “pane” meant bread, and “pene” something else.

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  • Those cracks were widening into crevices, and the crevices to deep clefts, as they pene - trated to the center of the region.

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  • El mecanismo de accion de estos medicamentos inciden sobre la relajacion de los musculos y arterias del pene, consiguiendo como resultado que el pene se llene de sangre y alcance la ereccion.

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  • Crimes and punishments: Including a new translation of Beccaria's "dei delitti e delle pene" by Cesare Beccaria

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  • Usted duerme mejor con el pene en una mano y el sissors en el otro ..... usted pedo parcialmente calvo viejo!

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  • For example contrast the words peine (comb) which is pronounced PAY nay, not PAY neh, with pene (penis) which is pronounced PEH neh or PEH nay (most usual), again depending on the doctor speaking.

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  • Italian - penis. This is the standard, bereft-of-lewd-connotations word. There are plenty of other words in Italian to fill in different nuances.

    July 19, 2008