See also: פרו־

Hebrew edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Latin pro-; compare English pro-.

Prefix edit

פְּרוֹ (p'ró)

  1. Pro-: forming adjectives relating to support.
    מחאה פרו פלסטינית⁩ ― m'kha'á p'ró falestínita pro-Palestinian protest
Usage notes edit
  • This prefix is often written with a hyphen or makaf: ⁧פְּרוֹ־(p'ro-). For example, the above phrase ⁧פרו פלסטינית⁩ can also be written ⁧פרו־פלסטינית⁩; both spellings are common, and they are interchangeable.

Etymology 2 edit

From the rootפ־ר־ה⁩ in pa'al construction

Verb edit

פָּרוּ (parú)

  1. Third-person plural past (suffix conjugation) of פָּרָה(pará)

Verb edit

פְּרוּ (p'ru)

  1. Masculine plural imperative of פָּרָה(pará)
Derived terms edit

Etymology 3 edit

Noun edit

פָּרוֹ (paró)

  1. Singular form of פָּר(par) with third-person masculine singular personal pronoun as possessor: his bull

Etymology 4 edit

From Spanish Perú.

Proper noun edit

פֵּרוּ (perú)

  1. Peru