pris

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See also: prìs and pris'

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

pris

  1. Obsolete form of price.
  2. Obsolete form of prize.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for pris in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *preh₂-.

Noun[edit]

pris ?

  1. precursor
  2. first settler

Synonyms[edit]


Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pres/, [ˈpʰʁeˀs]
  • Rhymes: -es
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse príss, from Middle Low German pris, from Old French pris, from Latin pretium (price, reward).

Noun[edit]

pris c (singular definite prisen, plural indefinite priser)

  1. price
  2. fare
  3. cost
  4. prize
  5. (uncountable) praise
Inflection[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From French prise (capture, catch, hold).

Noun[edit]

pris c (singular definite prisen, plural indefinite priser)

  1. (dated) pinch (small amount of powder)
Inflection[edit]

Verb[edit]

pris

  1. imperative of prise

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French pris, from Latin prensus, variant of prehensus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pris (feminine singular prise, masculine plural pris, feminine plural prises)

  1. taken

Verb[edit]

pris

  1. first-person singular past historic of prendre
  2. second-person singular past historic of prendre

Participle[edit]

pris

  1. past participle of prendre

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse príss

Noun[edit]

pris m (definite singular prisen, indefinite plural priser, definite plural prisene)

  1. price (cost required to gain possession of something)
  2. a fare (cost of travelling on public transport)
  3. a prize

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

pris

  1. imperative of prise

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse príss

Noun[edit]

pris m (definite singular prisen, indefinite plural prisar, definite plural prisane)

  1. a price (as above)
  2. a fare (as above)
  3. a prize

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pretium.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

pris m (oblique plural pris, nominative singular pris, nominative plural pris)

  1. price (monetary value required to purchase something)
  2. esteem; (positive) reputation
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin prensus, variant of prehensus.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

pris

  1. past participle of prendre
Descendants[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish pris, from Late Old Norse príss, from Middle Low German pris, from Old French pris, from Latin pretium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pris n

  1. price, cost of an action
  2. price, cost to gain possession
  3. prize; that which may be won by chance or by hard work in a competition
    Alla prisen utom fredspriset delas ut i Sverige
    All the prizes except the peace prize are awarded in Sweden
  4. (uncountable) praise
    Gud, dig allena vare pris och ära
    God, you alone be praise and glory
Declension[edit]

All definitions:

Declension of pris 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pris priset priser priserna
Genitive pris prisets prisers prisernas

Definition 3:

Declension of pris 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative pris priset pris prisen
Genitive pris prisets pris prisens
Derived terms[edit]

(cost to gain possession): extrapris, lågpris, prislista, prissänkning, prissätta

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From French prise (de tabac).

Noun[edit]

pris c

  1. a pinch of snuff or snus
Declension[edit]
Synonyms[edit]