פרס

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Aramaic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate with Hebrew פָּרַס (pāras, to slice, cut).

Verb[edit]

פְּרַס (pəras)

  1. to divide
    • Daniel 5:28, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      פְּרֵס פְּרִיסַת מַלְכוּתָךְ וִיהִיבַת לְמָדַי וּפָרָס׃
      pərēs pərīsaṯ malḵūṯāḵ wīhīḇaṯ ləmāḏay ūp̄ārās.
      PERES [half-shekel], thy kingdom is divided, and given to the Medes and Persians.

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Hebrew פָּרַשׂ (pāraś, to spread).

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

פְּרַס (pəras)

  1. to spread

Etymology 3[edit]

Cognate with Hebrew פָּרָס (pārās, Persia).

Proper noun[edit]

פָּרָס (pārās)

  1. Persia, the Persians
    • Daniel 5:28, with translation of the Jewish Publication Society:
      פְּרֵס פְּרִיסַת מַלְכוּתָךְ וִיהִיבַת לְמָדַי וּפָרָס׃
      pərēs pərīsaṯ malḵūṯāḵ wīhīḇaṯ ləmāḏay ūp̄ārās.
      PERES [half-shekel], thy kingdom is divided, and given to the Medes and Persians.

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
פ־ר־ס

From the root פ־ר־ס , related to dividing, separating.

Verb[edit]

פָּרַס (parás) (pa'al construction, passive counterpart נִפְרַס)

  1. to slice, to cut

Synonyms[edit]

Noun[edit]

פֶּרֶס (péresm (plural indefinite פְּרָסִים, plural construct פַּרְסֶי־) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. an ossifrage

Proper noun[edit]

פֶּרֶס (péres) [pattern: קֶטֶל]

  1. A surname​.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

פְּרָס (prásm (plural indefinite פְּרָסִים, singular construct פְּרַס־, plural construct פְּרָסֵי־)

  1. a award, a prize

Etymology 3[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

פָּרָס (parásm

  1. Persia

Anagrams[edit]