sche·​pel | \ ˈskāpəl\
plural -s

Definition of schepel

1 or less commonly skipple \ ˈskipəl \ : an old Dutch unit of dry measure equal to ¹/₄ muid or about ³/₄ bushel
2 : a modern Dutch unit of capacity equal to one dekaliter

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History and Etymology for schepel

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

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a sum of money that is sent as a payment

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