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Spanish translation of “pen”

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pen

noun /pen/
an instrument for writing in ink
pluma
My pen needs a new nib.
pen-friend nouns ( pen-pal) a usually young person (usually living abroad) with whom another (usually young) person regularly exchanges letters
amigo por correspondencia
My daughter has pen-friends in India and Spain.
pen-knife noun a pocket-knife with blades which fold into the handle.
navaja
pen-name noun a name used by a writer instead of his own name
seudónimo
Samuel Clemens used the pen-name of Mark Twain.
Translations of “pen”
in Korean 펜…
in Arabic قَلَم…
in French enclos…
in Italian penna…
in Chinese (Traditional) 書寫工具, (用墨水的)筆…
in Russian ручка, загон…
in Turkish dolma kalem, ağıl, hayvan barınağı…
in Polish długopis, zagroda…
in Portuguese caneta…
in German der Pferch…
in Catalan bolígraf, ploma…
in Japanese ペン…
in Chinese (Simplified) 书写工具, (用墨水的)笔…
(Definition of pen from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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