See also: pariés and paríes

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin pariēs (wall of a house or room). Compare French paroi (wall), Italian parete (wall), Portuguese parede (wall) Spanish pared (wall) and Romanian perete (wall).

NounEdit

paries (plural parietes)

  1. (unadapted borrowing) The wall of any cavity in the body.
  2. (zoology, unadapted borrowing) The triangular middle part of each segment of the shell of a barnacle.

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VerbEdit

paries

  1. second-person singular imperfect indicative form of parir

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

paries

  1. second-person singular present indicative of parier
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of parier

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From a Proto-Indo-European root shared with Old Norse sparri (wall), Old High German sparro, Russian у-пере́ть (u-perétʹ, to support, to prop up), and Old East Slavic пьрть (pĭrtĭ).[1]

NounEdit

pariēs m (genitive parietis); third declension

  1. the wall of a house or room
    Hypernym: mūrus
DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pariēs parietēs
Genitive parietis parietum
Dative parietī parietibus
Accusative parietem parietēs
Ablative pariete parietibus
Vocative pariēs parietēs

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Schrijver, Peter C. H. (1991) The reflexes of the Proto-Indo-European laryngeals in Latin (Leiden studies in Indo-European; 2), Amsterdam, Atlanta: Rodopi, page 293

Further readingEdit

  • paries in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • paries in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • paries in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • paries in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to strike one's head against the wall: caput parieti impingere
    • within four walls: intra parietes (Brut. 8. 32)
  • paries in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • paries in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

pariēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of pariō