paries

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin pariēs ‎(wall of a house or room).

Noun[edit]

paries ‎(plural parietes)

  1. The wall of any cavity in the body.
  2. (zoology) The triangular middle part of each segment of the shell of a barnacle.

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Verb[edit]

paries

  1. second-person singular imperfect indicative form of parir

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

paries

  1. second-person singular present indicative of parier
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of parier

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Proto-Indo-European root shared by Old Icelandic sparri ‎(wall), Old High German sparro, Russian у-перет ‎(u-peret, to support, prop up), and Old Church Slavonic прет ‎(pret).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pariēs m ‎(genitive parietis); third declension

  1. The wall of a house or room.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pariēs parietēs
genitive parietis parietum
dative parietī parietibus
accusative parietem parietēs
ablative pariete parietibus
vocative pariēs parietēs

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Verb[edit]

pariēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of pariō

References[edit]

  • paries” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • paries” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to strike one's head against the wall: caput parieti impingere
    • within four walls: intra parietes (Brut. 8. 32)
  1. ^ Schrijver, The Reflexes of the Proto-Indo-European Laryngeals in Latin, p. 293