pârâu

See also: paráu

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Uncertain. Influenced by râu (river), compare Megleno-Romanian păroi. Possibly from a Slavic language (compare Bulgarian порой (poroj)). Alternative theories suggest Albanian përrua, Thracian *parau(t) and Greek *παρροή (*parroḯ), from παραρροή (pararroḯ).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pârâu n (plural pâraie or pârâuri)

  1. stream; creek; brook

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See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “Archived copy”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1], accessed 22 September 2012, archived from the original on 2 January 2013