πέρας

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps akin to πείρω (peírō, to pierce, to run through) or περάω (peráō, to drive right through), see also πέρα (péra) and πέραν (péran), from Proto-Indo-European *per- (to pierce).

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Noun[edit]

πέρας (pérasn (genitive πέρᾰτος); third declension

  1. end, goal, extremity

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek πέρας (péras).

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Noun[edit]

πέρας (pérasn (plural πέρατα)

  1. end
    στα πέρατα της γης/του κόσμου (to the ends of the earth/the world)
    στα πέρατα και βροχή του Μάρτη (until the end of the March rains)

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