See also: pæra

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *perä, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *perä. Cognate to Finnish perä.

NounEdit

pära (genitive pära, partitive pära)

  1. rear, back, backside
  2. butt of a gun

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


SwedishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pära n

  1. a pear
  2. (dialectal) a potato
    • 1842/1843, Carl Jonas Love Almqvist, Tre fruar i Småland.
      Ni skall få fläsk och päron.
      You will get pork and potatoes.

DeclensionEdit

Declension of pära 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pära pärat päron pärona
Genitive päras pärats pärons päronas

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