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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

paire (plural paires)

  1. Obsolete form of pair.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French paire, from Latin paria, neuter plural of pār.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɛʁ/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

paire

  1. feminine singular of pair

NounEdit

paire f (plural paires)

  1. a pair; a couple

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Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French paire, from Latin paria.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

paire (plural paire)

  1. A pair; a group of two similar, identical, or matching items or creatures:
    1. Two people (often when in a romantic or sexual relationship).
    2. Two animals; a pair or duo of beasts or creatures.
  2. Used with binary nouns, especially for tools or implements.
  3. A grouping or collection of matching or similar items.
  4. A number or multitude of things or items.

DescendantsEdit

  • English: pair
  • Scots: pair

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OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan paire, from Latin pater, patrem (father).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

paire m (plural paires)

  1. father
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

paire

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of pairar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of pairar

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pater, patrem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

paire m (oblique plural paires, nominative singular paires, nominative plural paire)

  1. father

DescendantsEdit


PortugueseEdit