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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse pera f, from Vulgar Latin *pira, originally the plural of Latin pirum, but reanalyzed as feminine singular, +‎ -on (neutral noun-forming suffix; used in the names of fruits and berries).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

päron n

  1. pear (fruit)
  2. (slang) parent
  3. the barrel of a clarinet
  4. indefinite plural of pära

DeclensionEdit

Declension of päron 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative päron päronet päron päronen
Genitive pärons päronets pärons päronens

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DescendantsEdit

  • Finnish: päärynä