pare

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See also: paré, parë, and päre
See also: paré

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French parer "arrange, prepare, trim", from Latin parare "make ready" (related to parere "produce, bring forth"), from a Proto-Indo-European *per- (to bring forward, bring forth). -f-

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare (third-person singular simple present pares, present participle paring, simple past and past participle pared)

  1. (transitive) to remove the outer covering or skin of something with a cutting device, typically a knife
    We pared the paired pears.
  2. (transitive) to reduce, diminish or trim gradually something as if by cutting off
    Albert had to pare his options down by disregarding anything beyond his meager budget.
  3. to trim the hoof of a horse

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Translations[edit]

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Albanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pare f

  1. money.

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of parar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of parar

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pater 'father'.

Noun[edit]

pare m (plural pares)

  1. father

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of paren

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. first-person singular present indicative of parer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of parer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of parer
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of parer
  5. second-person singular imperative of parer

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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. third-person singular present indicative of parir
  2. second-person singular imperative of parir

Interlingua[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. present of parer
  2. imperative of parer

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. third-person singular indicative present of parere

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Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

pare m

  1. money (currency)

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

pārē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of pāreō

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of parar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of parar
  3. first-person singular imperative of parar
  4. third-person singular imperative of parar

Romanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. third-person singular present tense form of părea.

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) paraid
  • (Sursilvan) preit

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pariēs, parietem.

Noun[edit]

pare f (plural pares)

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) (internal) wall
  2. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) rock face

Related terms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) mir
  • (Surmiran) meir
  • (Puter, Vallader) mür

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pare f (Cyrillic spelling паре)

  1. money


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

pare

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of parar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of parar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of parar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of parar.

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian padre

Noun[edit]

pare m (plural pari)

  1. father