πέρας

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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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 πέρατος); third declension

  1. end, goal, extremity

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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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