perse

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See also: Perse and per se

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

- From Old French, from Medieval Latin persus, perhaps changed from Latin Persicus Persian (Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged ©)

- Middle English pers, from Old French, from Medieval Latin persus, back-formation from Latin Persicus, Persian, from Greek Persikos, a Persian, from Persēs, a Persian, from Old Persian Pārsa, of Median origin; akin to Old Persian Parthava-, Parthian. (The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language)

Pronunciation[edit]

[pɜːs]

Noun[edit]

perse

  1. A dark greyish blue colour

Adjective[edit]

perse

  1. Dark greyish blue or purple

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Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

perse

  1. singular present subjunctive of persen

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Esperanto[edit]

Adverb[edit]

perse

  1. in Farsi

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

perse (genitive perse or persse, partitive perset)

  1. (vulgar) arse, ass

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Finnish[edit]

(index pe)

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpe̞rse̞ˣ]
  • Hyphenation: per‧se
  • Rhymes: -e

Noun[edit]

perse

  1. (vulgar) arse, ass, asshole

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Interjection[edit]

perse

  1. (vulgar) shit, fuck
    Voi perse! (Oh shit!)

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

pèrse, /ˈpɛrse/, /"pErse/

Verb[edit]

perse

  1. third-person singular past historic of perdere

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