FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

pria

  1. third-person singular past historic of prier

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IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit प्रिय (priya, beloved), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *priHás, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *priHás, from Proto-Indo-European *priHós.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpria̯/, /pəˈria̯/
  • Hyphenation: pria

NounEdit

pria (plural, first-person possessive priaku, second-person possessive priamu, third-person possessive prianya)

  1. man, boy
    Synonym: laki

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin prius, with the ending influenced by Italian prima (before).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpri.a/, [ˈpr̺iːä]
  • Hyphenation: prìa

AdverbEdit

pria

  1. (archaic, literary, poetic) before, previously
    in priafirstly
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Inferno [The Divine Comedy: Hell] (paperback), 12th edition, Le Monnier, published 1994, Canto I, lines 97–99, page 14:
      e ha natura sì malvagia e ria, ¶ che mai non empie la bramosa voglia, ¶ e dopo 'l pasto ha più fame che pria.
      and has a nature so malign and ruthless, ¶ that never doth she glut her greedy will, ¶ and after food is hungrier than before.
    Synonym: prima
    Antonym: dopo