πέραν

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare περάω (peráō, to pass through, traverse), πείρω (peírō, to pierce).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

πέραν (péran)

  1. (with genitive, often with the associated idea of a body of water)
    1. on the other side, across
      1. (absolute) on the other side
      2. (with verbs of motion, followed by εἰς (eis)) over or across to
      3. (with the article)
    2. over against, opposite
    3. (less often) beyond
    4. right through

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πέραν (péran)

Adverb[edit]

πέραν (péran)

  1. beyond
  2. (obsolete): Alternative form of πέρα (péra).

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