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See also: Pero, perro, péro, peró, and però

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AsturianEdit

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. but

ChavacanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish pero (but).

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. but

CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *pero.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpɛro/
  • (file)

NounEdit

pero n

  1. feather
  2. pen (writing instrument)
DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Eastern Huasteca NahuatlEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish pero

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. but, rather

FalaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pero, from Latin per hoc (by this).

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. but (on the contrary; but rather)

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pero, from Latin per hoc (by this).

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. but

IdoEdit

NounEdit

pero (plural peri)

  1. peer (title)

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pirus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pero m (plural peri)

  1. pear tree

Related termsEdit


LadinoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Spanish perro.

NounEdit

pero m (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling פירו‎, plural peros)

  1. dog

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown, perhaps related to pēra (bag, satchel; wallet).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pērō m (genitive pērōnis); third declension

  1. A kind of boot made of raw hide, worn chiefly by soldiers or wagoners

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative pērō pērōnēs
Genitive pērōnis pērōnum
Dative pērōnī pērōnibus
Accusative pērōnem pērōnēs
Ablative pērōne pērōnibus
Vocative pērō pērōnēs

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit


PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese pero, from Latin per hoc (by this).

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. (obsolete) but (introduces a clause that contradicts the implications of the previous clause)
  2. (obsolete) even if (indicates that the preceding clause is true regardless of the following clause)

SynonymsEdit


Rapa NuiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish pero

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. but

Usage notesEdit

Generally used in favor of complex native grammar used to achieve the same ends.


Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *pero.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pěro/
  • Hyphenation: pe‧ro

NounEdit

pèro n (Cyrillic spelling пѐро)

  1. feather, plume
  2. pen, quill (for writing)
    čov(j)ek od pera — a man of letters
  3. (figuratively) author, writer
  4. plectrum
  5. spike (on a mace)

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • pero” in Hrvatski jezični portal

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *pero.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

perọ̑ n

  1. feather

InflectionEdit


SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin per hoc (by this). Compare Italian però.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. but
    Mi casa es pequeña pero cómoda.
    My house is small but comfortable.

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

pero m (plural peros)

  1. but (restriction)

TagalogEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Spanish pero (but).

ConjunctionEdit

pero

  1. but