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paro

  1. first-person singular present indicative form of parar

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  • IPA(key): /ˈparo/
  • Hyphenation: pa‧ro
  • Rhymes: -aro
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NounEdit

paro (accusative singular paron, plural paroj, accusative plural parojn)

  1. couple, pair

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Popularised by rapper Kery James in 2009.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

paro (invariable)

  1. (slang) neurotic
    • 2013, “Dernière danse”, in Mini World, performed by Indila:
      Sans lui je suis un peu paro / Je déambule seule dans le métro
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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paro (plural pari)

  1. couple, pair

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Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Indo-European *per- (produce, procure, bring forward, bring forth). Cognate with pariō (to produce) and properus (ready).

VerbEdit

parō (present infinitive parāre, perfect active parāvī, supine parātum); first conjugation

  1. I prepare, arrange
    • 27 BCE – 25 BCE, Titus Livius, Ab urbe condita libri 29.4:
      munire urbem, frumentum convehere, tela arma parare
      to strengthen the defences of the city, to accumulate stores of corn, to prepare a supply of weapons and armour
  2. I provide, furnish
  3. I resolve, purpose
ConjugationEdit
   Conjugation of parō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present parō parās parat parāmus parātis parant
imperfect parābam parābās parābat parābāmus parābātis parābant
future parābō parābis parābit parābimus parābitis parābunt
perfect parāvī parāvistī, parāstī1 parāvit parāvimus parāvistis, parāstis1 parāvērunt, parāvēre
pluperfect parāveram parāverās parāverat parāverāmus parāverātis parāverant
future perfect parāverō parāveris parāverit parāverimus parāveritis parāverint
passive present paror parāris, parāre parātur parāmur parāminī parantur
imperfect parābar parābāris, parābāre parābātur parābāmur parābāminī parābantur
future parābor parāberis, parābere parābitur parābimur parābiminī parābuntur
perfect parātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect parātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect parātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present parem parēs paret parēmus parētis parent
imperfect parārem parārēs parāret parārēmus parārētis parārent
perfect parāverim parāverīs parāverit parāverīmus parāverītis parāverint
pluperfect parāvissem, parāssem1 parāvissēs, parāssēs1 parāvisset, parāsset1 parāvissēmus, parāssēmus1 parāvissētis, parāssētis1 parāvissent, parāssent1
passive present parer parēris, parēre parētur parēmur parēminī parentur
imperfect parārer parārēris, parārēre parārētur parārēmur parārēminī parārentur
perfect parātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect parātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present parā parāte
future parātō parātō parātōte parantō
passive present parāre parāminī
future parātor parātor parantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives parāre parāvisse, parāsse1 parātūrum esse parārī parātum esse parātum īrī
participles parāns parātūrus parātus parandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
parandī parandō parandum parandō parātum parātū

1At least one rare poetic syncopated perfect form is attested.

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Etymology 2Edit

From pār (equal).

VerbEdit

parō (present infinitive parāre, perfect active parāvī, supine parātum); first conjugation

  1. I equalize, make equal
DeclensionEdit
   Conjugation of parō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present parō parās parat parāmus parātis parant
imperfect parābam parābās parābat parābāmus parābātis parābant
future parābō parābis parābit parābimus parābitis parābunt
perfect parāvī parāvistī parāvit parāvimus parāvistis parāvērunt, parāvēre
pluperfect parāveram parāverās parāverat parāverāmus parāverātis parāverant
future perfect parāverō parāveris parāverit parāverimus parāveritis parāverint
passive present paror parāris, parāre parātur parāmur parāminī parantur
imperfect parābar parābāris, parābāre parābātur parābāmur parābāminī parābantur
future parābor parāberis, parābere parābitur parābimur parābiminī parābuntur
perfect parātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect parātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect parātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present parem parēs paret parēmus parētis parent
imperfect parārem parārēs parāret parārēmus parārētis parārent
perfect parāverim parāverīs parāverit parāverīmus parāverītis parāverint
pluperfect parāvissem parāvissēs parāvisset parāvissēmus parāvissētis parāvissent
passive present parer parēris, parēre parētur parēmur parēminī parentur
imperfect parārer parārēris, parārēre parārētur parārēmur parārēminī parārentur
perfect parātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect parātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present parā parāte
future parātō parātō parātōte parantō
passive present parāre parāminī
future parātor parātor parantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives parāre parāvisse parātūrum esse parārī parātum esse parātum īrī
participles parāns parātūrus parātus parandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
parandī parandō parandum parandō parātum parātū

ReferencesEdit

  • paro1 in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • paro2 in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • paro3 in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • paro in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • paro in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • paro in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to prepare to do a thing: parare with Inf.
    • to compass, devise a man's overthrow, ruin: perniciem (exitium) alicui afferre, moliri, parare
    • to gain dignity; to make oneself a person of consequence: auctoritatem or dignitatem sibi conciliare, parare
    • to take measures for..: parare aliquid
    • to waylay a person: insidias alicui parare, facere, struere, instruere, tendere
    • to make preparations for a marriage: nuptias parare
    • to equip an army, troops: parare exercitum, copias
    • to make preparations for war: bellum parare
    • (ambiguous) to attain eternal renown: immortalitatem consequi, adipisci, sibi parere
    • (ambiguous) to invent, form words: verba parere, fingere, facere
    • (ambiguous) to be resigned to a thing: (animo) paratum esse ad aliquid
    • (ambiguous) to be ready to endure anything: omnia perpeti paratum esse
    • (ambiguous) to establish oneself as despot, tyrant by some means: tyrannidem sibi parere aliqua re
    • (ambiguous) to be a match for the enemy: parem (opp. imparem) esse hosti
    • (ambiguous) to gain a victory, win a battle: victoriam adipisci, parere

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NounEdit

paro m

  1. pair
    Synonyms: paréglia, cócchia

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paro

  1. masculine nominative singular of para (other)

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paro

  1. vocative singular of para

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VerbEdit

paro

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of parar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From parar.

NounEdit

paro m (plural paros)

  1. stagnation, freeze up
  2. unemployment
    Synonyms: cesantía, desempleo
  3. strike (work stoppage)
    Synonym: huelga
  4. cardiac arrest, short form of paro cardíaco
  5. (Mexico) pretext
    Puros paros para no trabajarJust pretexts for not working
    Synonyms: excusa, pretexto
  6. (Mexico) a favour, help, cover-up, (preceded by hacerle un, hacerme un, to indicate "to do someone a favour", "to help someone", "to protect someone by lying")
    Hazme un paro, no le digas que estoy aquíprotect me, do not tell ... that I am here
    Hazle un paro a Juan, tiene que meter todas esas cajashelp Juan, he must store all those boxes

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

paro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of parar.

Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

paro

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of parir.