HindiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /pəɾ/

Etymology 1Edit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀧𑀭𑀺 (pari), 𑀉𑀧𑁆𑀧𑀭𑀺 (uppari), from Sanskrit उपरि (upari, above).[1]

PostpositionEdit

पर (par) (Urdu spelling پر‎)

  1. on
    सड़क परsaṛak paron the road
    मेज़ परmez paron the table
  2. at
    घर परghar parat home
    Synonym: पे (pe)

Etymology 2Edit

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀧𑀭𑀁 (paraṃ), from Sanskrit परम् (param, after, but), oblique of पर (para, distant, further).

ConjunctionEdit

पर (par) (Urdu spelling پر‎)

  1. but, however
    मैंने दूध पिया, पर मैंने नाश्ता नहीं किया।
    mainne dūdh piyā, par mainne nāśtā nahī̃ kiyā.
    I drank milk, however I did not have breakfast.
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:मगर
  2. nevertheless
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Persian پر(par).

NounEdit

पर (parm (Urdu spelling پر‎)

  1. feather; wing
    Synonym: पंख (paṅkh)
  2. quill
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Borrowed from Sanskrit पर (para).

AdjectiveEdit

पर (par) (indeclinable, Urdu spelling پر‎)

  1. distant, far, remote
    Synonym: दूर (dūr)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Reinöhl, Uta (2016), “The diverse origins of the Hindi simple postpositions”, in Grammaticalization and the Rise of Configurationality in Indo-Aryan, →ISBN

NepaliEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

पर (para)

  1. mid-respectful second-person singular imperative of पर्नु (parnu)

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

पर

  1. Devanagari script form of para (“other”)

DeclensionEdit