HindiEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

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
Declension of पर
Singular Plural
Direct पर (par) पर (par)
Oblique पर (par) परों (parõ)
Vocative पर (par) परो (paro)

Etymology 4Edit

Borrowed from Sanskrit पर (para).

AdjectiveEdit

पर (par) (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

PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

पर

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

DeclensionEdit