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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

pris

  1. Obsolete form of price.
  2. Obsolete form of prize.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for pris in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /priːs/, [ˈpʰʁiːˀs]
  • Rhymes: -iːs
  • (file)

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse príss, from Middle Low German pris, from Old French pris, from Latin pretium (price, reward).

NounEdit

pris c (singular definite prisen, plural indefinite priser)

  1. price
  2. fare
  3. cost
  4. prize
  5. (uncountable) praise
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From French prise (capture, catch, hold).

NounEdit

pris c (singular definite prisen, plural indefinite priser)

  1. (dated) pinch (small amount of powder)
InflectionEdit

VerbEdit

pris

  1. imperative of prise

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French pris, from Latin prensus, variant of prehensus.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pris (feminine singular prise, masculine plural pris, feminine plural prises)

  1. taken

VerbEdit

pris

  1. first-person singular past historic of prendre
  2. second-person singular past historic of prendre

ParticipleEdit

pris

  1. past participle of prendre

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse príss

NounEdit

pris m (definite singular prisen, indefinite plural priser, definite plural prisene)

  1. price (cost required to gain possession of something)
  2. a fare (cost of travelling on public transport)
  3. a prize

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

pris

  1. imperative of prise

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse príss

NounEdit

pris m (definite singular prisen, indefinite plural prisar, definite plural prisane)

  1. a price (as above)
  2. a fare (as above)
  3. a prize

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin pretium.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

pris m (oblique plural pris, nominative singular pris, nominative plural pris)

  1. price (monetary value required to purchase something)
  2. esteem; (positive) reputation
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin prensus, variant of prehensus.

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

pris

  1. past participle of prendre
DescendantsEdit

SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish pris, from Late Old Norse príss, from Middle Low German pris, from Old French pris, from Latin pretium.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

pris n

  1. price, cost of an action
  2. price, cost to gain possession
  3. prize; that which may be won by chance or by hard work in a competition
    Alla prisen utom fredspriset delas ut i Sverige
    All the prizes except the peace prize are awarded in Sweden
  4. (uncountable) praise
    Gud, dig allena vare pris och ära
    God, you alone be praise and glory
DeclensionEdit

All definitions:

Declension of pris 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pris priset priser priserna
Genitive pris prisets prisers prisernas

Definition 3:

Declension of pris 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pris priset pris prisen
Genitive pris prisets pris prisens
Derived termsEdit

(cost to gain possession): extrapris, lågpris, prislista, prissänkning, prissätta

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From French prise (de tabac).

NounEdit

pris c

  1. a pinch of snuff or snus
DeclensionEdit
Declension of pris 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pris prisen priser priserna
Genitive pris prisens prisers prisernas
SynonymsEdit