See also: Prete, prête, prêté, and přete

CorsicanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *previter, from Latin presbyter (elder), from Ancient Greek πρεσβύτερος (presbúteros, elder). Cognates include Italian prete and French prêtre.

NounEdit

prete m (plural preti)

  1. priest, vicar, curate

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From preta +‎ -e.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈprete/
  • Hyphenation: pre‧te
  • Rhymes: -ete

AdverbEdit

prete

  1. readily
    Kun urso promenu, sed pafilon prete tenu.
    Prowl with a bear, but readily steadfast a gun.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *previter, from Latin presbyter, from Ancient Greek πρεσβύτερος (presbúteros). Compare French prêtre, Romanian preot.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈprɛ.te/
  • (file)

NounEdit

prete m (plural preti)

  1. priest, clergyman, minister, pastor
    Synonyms: sacerdote, ecclesiastico, ministro di Dio, parroco, pastore, presbitero

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Tocharian BEdit

NounEdit

prete

  1. preta, hungry ghost, malevolent spirit