prase

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prasius, from Ancient Greek πράσιος ‎(prásios, of a leek-green), from Ancient Greek πράσον ‎(práson, leek).

Noun[edit]

prase ‎(countable and uncountable, plural prases)

  1. (mineralogy) A variety of cryptocrystalline of a leek-green colour.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *porsę, from Proto-Indo-European *pórḱos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prase n

  1. pig

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • prase in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • prase in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *porsę, from Proto-Indo-European *pórḱos.

Noun[edit]

prȃse n (Cyrillic spelling пра̑се)

  1. piglet

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *porsę, from Proto-Indo-European *pórḱos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

prasè or práse n ‎(genitive praséta, nominative plural praséta)

  1. piglet

Declension[edit]