περ

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See also: πέρ

Ancient Greek[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Etymology 1[edit]

From περί (perí). Compare περικαλλής (perikallḗs, very beautiful), Latin permagnus (very great) etc.

Alternative forms[edit]

Particle[edit]

περ (per) (most common in Epic and Lyric)

  1. Enclitic particle that follows the word it modifies and adds force to it
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See περί (perí).

Preposition[edit]

περ (per) (governs the genitive, dative, and accusative)

  1. Thessalian and Delphic form of περί (perí)

Further reading[edit]