pard

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English parde, from Latin pardus, from Ancient Greek πάρδος ‎(párdos), possibly of Iranian origin and related to other Sanskrit and Ancient Greek terms (see leopard).

Noun[edit]

pard ‎(plural pards)

  1. A leopard; a panther.

Etymology 2[edit]

From pardner ‎(partner), by shortening.

Noun[edit]

pard ‎(plural pards)

  1. (colloquial) Chap; fellow; Used as a friendly appellation