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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

per +‎ 's. Compare hers.

PronounEdit

pers

  1. (rare) That which belongs to per, theirs (singular): possessive case of per, used in place of a noun.

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AfrikaansEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Related to Dutch paars (purple) (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɛːrs/, /pæːrs/

AdjectiveEdit

pers (attributive perse, comparative perser, superlative perste)

  1. purple

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch persen.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pɛrs/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

pers (present pers, present participle persende, past participle gepers)

  1. to press

Etymology 3Edit

From Dutch pers.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pers (plural perse, diminutive persie)

  1. press

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch perse. Equivalent to a derivation from persen.

NounEdit

pers f (plural persen, diminutive persje n)

  1. press
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DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: pers
  • Indonesian: pers

Etymology 2Edit

From Pers.

NounEdit

pers m (plural perzen, diminutive persje n)

  1. Persian cat
  2. Persian carpet
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Etymology 3Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

pers

  1. first-person singular present indicative of persen
  2. imperative of persen

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin persus (Persian).

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pers (feminine singular perse, masculine plural pers, feminine plural perses)

  1. (literary) blue-green (particularly used in reference to eyes)

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IndonesianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch pers (press)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɛrs]
  • Hyphenation: pèrs

NounEdit

pèrs (plural pers-pers, first-person possessive persku, second-person possessive persmu, third-person possessive persnya)

  1. press, a collective term for the (print-based) media or publisher.

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LatvianEdit

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pers m

  1. nominative singular form of peri (rarely used)

Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French pers, from Medieval Latin persus.

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NounEdit

pers (uncountable)

  1. blue, blue-grey (colour)
  2. blue cloth

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AdjectiveEdit

pers

  1. blue, bluish

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Colors in Middle English · coloures, hewes (layout · text)
     whit      grey, hor      blak
             red; cremesyn, gernet              citrine, aumbre; broun, tawne              yelow, dorry; canevas
             grasgrene              grene             
             plunket; ewage              asure, livid              blewe, blo, pers
             violet; inde              rose, murrey; purpel, purpur              claret