schepel

noun sche·pel \ˈskāpəl\

Definition of schepel

plural

-s

  1. 1 less commonly skipple \ˈskipəl\ :  an old Dutch unit of dry measure equal to 14 muid or about 34 bushel

  2. 2 :  a modern Dutch unit of capacity equal to one dekaliter

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Origin and Etymology of schepel

Dutch, from Middle Dutch; akin to Old High German sceffil bushel, skepfen to shape, form, create — more at shape


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