Paris

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Translingual[edit]

Paris quadrifolia

Etymology[edit]

From herb Paris, from French herbe paris, from Latin par ‎(equal), in reference to the regularity of its leaves, petals, etc. See image.

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Paris f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Melanthiaceae — herb Paris and its relatives, native to Asia and Europe.

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Πάρις ‎(Páris).

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Paris

  1. (Greek mythology) A Trojan prince who eloped with Helen.
  2. A male given name from the Trojan hero.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Original sense refers to the city in France. From Middle English, from Old French Paris, from Late Latin name of an earlier settlement, Lutetia Parisiorum "Lutetia of the Parisii", from Latin Parisii, a Gaulish tribe, from Proto-Celtic *par ‎(boat).

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Paris

  1. The capital city of France.
  2. Any place named after the French city.
  3. A surname for someone who came from Paris, or a patronymic derived from Patrick.
  4. A male given name from the surname.
  5. A female given name of modern usage, usually from the French city.
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Most common English words before 1923: perfect · bright · scarcely · #732: Paris · expression · Duke · battle

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Catalan[edit]

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Paris m

  1. Paris

Danish[edit]

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Paris

  1. Paris, capital of France

French[edit]

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 Paris on French Wikipedia

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French Paris, from Late Latin name of an earlier settlement, Lutetia Parisiorum "Lutetia of the Parisii", from Latin Parisii, a tribe of Gaul.

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Paris m, f (mostly m)

  1. Paris (in France)
    Paris est beaucoup moins bruyant en été - Paris is much less noisy in summer
    Paris est vraiment belle la nuit - Paris is really beautiful at night

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German[edit]

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Paris n ‎(genitive Paris)

  1. Paris

Old French[edit]

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Paris

  1. Paris (city)

Portuguese[edit]

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Paris f

  1. Paris (the capital city of France)

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:Paris.

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Romanian[edit]

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Paris f

  1. Paris, capital of France

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Ancient Greek Πάρις ‎(Páris).

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Paris m ‎(genitive Parida) declension pattern chlap

  1. (Greek mythology) Paris
  2. A male given name from the Trojan hero.

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Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Πάρις ‎(Páris).

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Paris m

  1. (Greek mythology) Paris, the Trojan prince.

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Swedish[edit]

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Paris

  1. Paris, capital of France
  2. (Greek mythology) Paris, Trojan prince

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Paris

  1. Paris

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Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [pɑːɾis]
  • Hyphenation: pa‧ris

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Paris

  1. Paris

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