pers

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See also: Pers, pers., Pers., and pērs

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pers

  1. Abbreviation of Persian.

Etymology 2[edit]

per +‎ 's. Compare hers.

Pronoun[edit]

pers

  1. (neologism) That which belongs to per, theirs (singular).
  2. Possessive case of per, used in place of a noun.
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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɛːrs/, /pæːrs/

Adjective[edit]

pers (attributive perse, comparative perser, superlative perste)

  1. purple

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch persen.

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Verb[edit]

pers (present pers, present participle persende, past participle gepers)

  1. to press

Etymology 3[edit]

From Dutch pers.

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Noun[edit]

pers (plural perse, diminutive persie)

  1. press

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From persen.

Noun[edit]

pers m (plural persen, diminutive persje n)

  1. press
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Verb[edit]

pers

  1. first-person singular present indicative of persen
  2. imperative of persen

Etymology 2[edit]

From Perzië.

Noun[edit]

pers m (plural perzen, diminutive persje n)

  1. Persian cat
  2. Persian carpet
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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin persus (Persian).

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pers (feminine singular perse, masculine plural pers, feminine plural perses)

  1. (literary) blue-green (particularly used in reference to eyes)

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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pers m

  1. nominative singular form of peri (rarely used)