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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