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AramaicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate with Hebrew פָּרַס (pāras, to slice, cut).

VerbEdit

פְּרַס (p’ras)

  1. to divide
    • Daniel 5:28, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      פְּרֵס פְּרִיסַת מַלְכוּתָךְ וִיהִיבַת לְמָדַי וּפָרָס׃‏
      pərēs pərīsaṯ malḵūṯāḵ wīhīḇaṯ ləmāḏay ūp̄ārās.
      PERES [half-shekel], thy kingdom is divided, and given to the Medes and Persians.

Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with Hebrew פָּרַשׂ (pāraś, to spread).

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

פְּרַס (p’ras)

  1. to spread

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Persian 𐎱𐎠𐎼𐎿 (Pārsa). Compare Hebrew פָּרָס (pārās, Persia).

Proper nounEdit

פָּרָס (pārās)

  1. Persia, the Persians
    • Daniel 5:28, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      פְּרֵס פְּרִיסַת מַלְכוּתָךְ וִיהִיבַת לְמָדַי וּפָרָס׃‏
      pərēs pərīsaṯ malḵūṯāḵ wīhīḇaṯ ləmāḏay ūp̄ārās.
      PERES [half-shekel], thy kingdom is divided, and given to the Medes and Persians.

HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Root
פ־ר־ס

From the root פ־ר־ס , related to dividing, separating.

VerbEdit

פָּרַס (parás) (pa'al construction, passive counterpart נִפְרַס)

  1. to slice, to cut
SynonymsEdit

NounEdit

פֶּרֶס (péresm (plural indefinite פְּרָסִים, plural construct פַּרְסֶי־) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. an ossifrage

Proper nounEdit

פֶּרֶס (péres) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. A surname​.

NounEdit

פְּרָס (prásm (plural indefinite פְּרָסִים, singular construct פְּרַס־, plural construct פְּרָסֵי־)

  1. a award, a prize

Etymology 2Edit

 
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From Old Persian 𐎱𐎠𐎼𐎿 (Pārsa)

Proper nounEdit

פָּרָס (parásm

  1. Persia

AnagramsEdit