πήρα

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See also: πῆρα, πείρα, and πυρά

Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pre-Greek; possible connection with Latin pero (soldier's shoes).

Noun[edit]

πήρα (pḗra)

  1. (rare) bag, haversack, pouch, wallet

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  • Beekes, Robert S. P. (2010) Etymological Dictionary of Greek (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 10), with the assistance of Lucien van Beek, Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN

Greek[edit]

Verb[edit]

πήρα (píra)

  1. 1st person singular simple past form of παίρνω (paírno)
    In polytonic script: πῆρα