semper

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See also: semper-

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Etymology[edit]

sem-per from Proto-Indo-European *sḗm (one), whence also Latin semel (once). Cognates include Ancient Greek εἷς (heîs) and Sanskrit सकृत् (sa-kṛ́t). For similar compositions see paulisper, quantisper, tantisper.

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semper (not comparable)

  1. always, ever
    Spero ut pacem semper habeant.
    I hope that they may always have peace.

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Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin semper, whose first element is ultimately derived from Proto-Indo-European *sḗm (one).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛm.pɛr/, [ˈsɛmpɛɾɛ̯]

Adverb[edit]

semper

  1. always

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