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See also: Perse and per se

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

- From Old French, from Medieval Latin persus, perhaps changed from Latin Persicus Persian (Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged)

- Middle English pers, from Old French, from Medieval Latin persus, back-formation from Latin Persicus, Persian, from Ancient Greek Persikos, a Persian, from Persēs, a Persian, from Old Persian Pārsa, of Median origin; akin to Old Persian Parthava-, Parthian. (The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language)

PronunciationEdit

[pɜːs]

NounEdit

perse

  1. A dark greyish blue colour.
  2. A cloth of this colour.

AdjectiveEdit

perse

  1. Dark greyish blue or purple.

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AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

perse

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of persen

AnagramsEdit


EsperantoEdit

AdverbEdit

perse

  1. in Farsi

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *persek.

NounEdit

perse (genitive perse or persse, partitive perset)

  1. (vulgar) arse, ass

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


FinnishEdit

(index pe)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *persek, possibly a derivative of root found in perä.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpe̞rse̞ˣ]
  • Hyphenation: per‧se
  • Rhymes: -e

NounEdit

perse

  1. (vulgar) arse, ass, asshole

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of perse (Kotus type 48/hame, no gradation)
nominative perse perseet
genitive perseen perseiden
perseitten
partitive persettä perseitä
illative perseeseen perseisiin
perseihin
singular plural
nominative perse perseet
accusative nom. perse perseet
gen. perseen
genitive perseen perseiden
perseitten
partitive persettä perseitä
inessive perseessä perseissä
elative perseestä perseistä
illative perseeseen perseisiin
perseihin
adessive perseellä perseillä
ablative perseeltä perseiltä
allative perseelle perseille
essive perseenä perseinä
translative perseeksi perseiksi
instructive persein
abessive perseettä perseittä
comitative perseineen

Derived termsEdit

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InterjectionEdit

perse

  1. (vulgar) shit, fuck
    Voi perse! (Oh shit!)

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ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

perse

  1. third-person singular past historic of perdere

SynonymsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

perse f

  1. feminine plural of perso

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TeraEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Baldemu pilish, which see for more cognates.

NounEdit

perse

  1. horse

ReferencesEdit

  • Topics in Chadic linguistics 3, volume 3 (2007), page 71