One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Causing or involving pain or trouble; (very) painful; arduous.
Late Middle English (in an earlier sense). From Anglo-Norman peinible, penible and Middle French, French † penible (French pénible) hard-working, painstaking, painful, difficult from pene, peine + -ible.
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