pres

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pres

  1. Abbreviation of presentation.

Albanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *pretja, from Proto-Indo-European *per- (to strike, beat) (compare Ancient Greek πρίω (príō, to saw), Lithuanian per̃ti (to flog, beat with besom), Avestan [script?] (pərət)).

Verb[edit]

pres (first-person singular past tense preva, participle prerë)

  1. I cut, I carve, I slice
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *pratja, from Proto-Indo-European *prat- (compare Dutch vroed (wise, clever), Lithuanian pràsti (to understand)).

Verb[edit]

pres (first-person singular past tense prita, participle pritur)

  1. I wait; I expect

Conjugation[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prensus, from prehensus.

Verb[edit]

pres

  1. past participle of prendre

Noun[edit]

pres m (plural presos, feminine presa)

  1. prisoner

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • prés (alternative typography)

Preposition[edit]

pres

  1. near; close

Usage notes[edit]

  • often used in the form pres de (near to; close to) both in the sense of distance and of time
    Se alchuns est pres de mort
    If someone is close to death

Descendants[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English press.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prȅs m (Cyrillic spelling пре̏с)

  1. (uninflected) press (collective term for journalists)

Spanish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pres m

  1. press (exercise)

Synonyms[edit]