pêr

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See also: per, Per, PER, për, and per-

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pira, plural of pirum n (pear).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pêr f pl (singulative peren)

  1. pears; sweet fruit
  2. pear trees; sweet-fruit trees

Derived terms[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pêr (feminine singular pêr, plural pêr)

  1. sweet(-tasting), mellow, delicious
  2. sweet-smelling, fragrant
  3. sweet-sounding; pleasant, agreeable

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
pêr bêr mhêr phêr
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “pêr”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies