See also: paré, parë, päre, and Pare

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French parer "arrange, prepare, trim", from Latin parare "make ready" (related to parere "produce, bring forth"), from a Proto-Indo-European *per- ‎(to bring forward, bring forth).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pare ‎(third-person singular simple present pares, present participle paring, simple past and past participle pared)

  1. (transitive) to remove the outer covering or skin of something with a cutting device, typically a knife
    Victor pared some apples in preparation to make a tart.
  2. (transitive, often with down or back) to reduce, diminish or trim gradually something as if by cutting off
    Albert had to pare his options down by disregarding anything beyond his meager budget.
  3. to trim the hoof of a horse

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TranslationsEdit

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AlbanianEdit

NounEdit

pare f

  1. money

AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

pare

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

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pater, partrem, from Proto-Italic *patēr, from Proto-Indo-European *ph₂tḗr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pare m ‎(plural pares)

  1. father

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pare

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of paren

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FrenchEdit

GalicianEdit

InterlinguaEdit

VerbEdit

pare

  1. present of parer
  2. imperative of parer

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

pare

  1. third-person singular indicative present of parere

AnagramsEdit


KurdishEdit

NounEdit

pare m

  1. money (currency)

LatinEdit

Ngazidja ComorianEdit

NounEdit

pare ‎(noun class 5/6, plural mapvare)

  1. road

PortugueseEdit

RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pare

  1. third-person singular present tense form of părea.

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) paraid
  • (Sursilvan) preit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pariēs, parietem.

NounEdit

pare f (plural pares)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) (internal) wall
  2. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) rock face

Related termsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) mir
  • (Surmiran) meir
  • (Puter, Vallader) mür

Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

pare f ‎(Cyrillic spelling паре)

  1. money


SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

pare

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of parar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of parar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of parar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of parar.

VenetianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pater, patrem. Compare Italian padre.

NounEdit

pare m (plural pari)

  1. father

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