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pen-


variant of pene- before a vowel: penannular.

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pen drive, pen friend, pen name, pen pal, pen pusher, pen-, pen-based, pen-friend, pen-pal, pen., penal
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Word Origin and History for pen-

pen-


Brythonic for "head;" common in place names in Cornwall and Wales (e.g. Penzance, see also Pendragon).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper