See also: pairé

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

paire (plural paires)

  1. Obsolete form of pair.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

paire

  1. feminine singular of pair

NounEdit

paire f (plural paires)

  1. a pair; a couple

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


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

ReferencesEdit


OccitanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

paire m (plural paires)

  1. father
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

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

VerbEdit

paire

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