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See also: Pera, pêra, perä, pēra, and пера

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AsturianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *pira, from the plural of Latin pirum, reanalyzed as a feminine singular.

NounEdit

pera f (plural peres)

  1. pear

Further readingEdit

  • “pera” in Diccionario general de la lengua asturiana. Xosé Lluis García Arias. →ISBN.

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan pera, from Vulgar Latin *pira, from the plural of Latin pirum, reanalyzed as a feminine singular.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pera f (plural peres)

  1. pear (fruit)

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish pera.

NounEdit

pera

  1. pear (fruit)

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

pera

  1. masculine singular present transgressive of prát

FaroeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse pera, probably from Old English pere, peru, from Latin pirum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pera f (genitive singular peru, plural perur)

  1. pear (fruit)
  2. light bulb

DeclensionEdit

Declension of pera
f1 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative pera peran perur perurnar
accusative peru peruna perur perurnar
dative peru peruni perum perunum
genitive peru perunnar pera peranna

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pera, from Vulgar Latin *pira, from the plural of Latin pirum, reanalyzed as a feminine singular.

NounEdit

pera f (plural peras)

  1. pear (fruit)

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse pera, probably from Old English pere, peru, from Latin pirum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pera f (genitive singular peru, nominative plural perur)

  1. pear (fruit)
  2. light bulb

DeclensionEdit


IstriotEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin petra, from Ancient Greek πέτρα (pétra).

NounEdit

pera f

  1. stone

ItalianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *pira, from the plural of Latin pirum, reanalyzed as a feminine singular.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

pera f (plural pere)

  1. pear (the fruit)
  2. (slang) fix (dose of drug)
    • Farsi una pera. - To shoot up.

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AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πήρα (pḗra).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pēra f (genitive pērae); first declension

  1. bag, satchel (slung over one shoulder)
  2. wallet
  3. scrip

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pēra pērae
Genitive pērae pērārum
Dative pērae pērīs
Accusative pēram pērās
Ablative pērā pērīs
Vocative pēra pērae

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • pera in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pera in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pera in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • pera in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pera in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • pera in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

LeoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

pera f (plural peras)

  1. pear

ReferencesEdit


LinduEdit

NounEdit

pera

  1. silver

MaoriEdit

NounEdit

pera

  1. pillow

See alsoEdit


OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan pera, from Vulgar Latin *pira, from the plural of Latin pirum, reanalyzed as a feminine singular.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pera f (plural peras)

  1. pear

Related termsEdit


Old PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin per (through) + ad (to).

PrepositionEdit

pera

  1. for, towards

DescendantsEdit

  • Galician: para, pra
  • Portuguese: para

Etymology 2Edit

From Vulgar Latin *pira, from the plural of Latin pirum, reanalyzed as a feminine singular.

NounEdit

pera f

  1. pear
    maçãas e peras.
    apples and pears.

DescendantsEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pera f (diminutive perka)

  1. (Poznań region) Alternative form of pyra.

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • “Pyra”, in Słownik gwary miejskiej Poznania[1], (Please provide a date or year)

PortugueseEdit

 
pera

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Portuguese pera, from Vulgar Latin *pira, from the plural of Latin pirum, reanalyzed as a feminine singular.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pera f (plural peras)

  1. pear
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Clipping of espera.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

pera

  1. (colloquial) just a minute
  2. (colloquial) wait (asking for stop to make an observation)
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PrepositionEdit

pera

  1. Obsolete form of para.

Further readingEdit

  • pera” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish pera, from Vulgar Latin *pira, from the plural of Latin pirum, reanalyzed as a feminine singular.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pera f (plural peras)

  1. pear
  2. (anatomy) chin
  3. (boxing) speed bag

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese pera (pear).

NounEdit

pera (ma class, plural mapera)

  1. guava

Derived termsEdit


TagalogEdit

NounEdit

pera

  1. money; cash
  2. centavo

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Related to Finnish perä.

NounEdit

pera

  1. stern (rear end of a ship)

InflectionEdit

Inflection of pera
nominative sing. pera
genitive sing. peran
partitive sing. perad
partitive plur. peroid
singular plural
nominative pera perad
accusative peran perad
genitive peran peroiden
partitive perad peroid
essive-instructive peran peroin
translative peraks peroikš
inessive peras peroiš
elative peraspäi peroišpäi
illative ? peroihe
adessive peral peroil
ablative peralpäi peroilpäi
allative perale peroile
abessive perata peroita
comitative peranke peroidenke
prolative peradme peroidme
approximative I peranno peroidenno
approximative II perannoks peroidennoks
egressive perannopäi peroidennopäi
terminative I ? peroihesai
terminative II peralesai peroilesai
terminative III perassai
additive I ? peroihepäi
additive II peralepäi peroilepäi

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “корма”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika