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See also Par, PAR, Pär, and pár

English

Pronunciation

Abbreviation

par usually "par." in American English

  1. paragraph
  2. parallel
  3. parenthesis
  4. parish

Preposition

par

  1. By; with; used frequently in Early English in phrases taken from the French, being sometimes written as a part of the word which it governs; as, par amour, or paramour; par cas, or parcase; par fay, or parfay.

Noun

par

  1. Equal value; equality of nominal and actual value; the value expressed on the face or in the words of a certificate of value, as a bond or other commercial paper.
  2. Equality of condition or circumstances.
  3. (golf) The allotted number of strokes to reach the hole.
    He needs to make this shot for par.
  4. Young salmon (also spelled parr)

Verb

Infinitive
to par

Third person singular
pars

Simple past
parred

Past participle
-

Present participle
parring

to par (third-person singular simple present pars, present participle parring, simple past and past participle parred)
  1. (transitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To reach the hole in the allotted number of strokes.
    He will need to par every hole in order to win this game.

Derived terms


Faroese

Pronunciation

Noun

par n.

  1. pair

Declension

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative par parið pør pørini
Accusative par parið pør pørini
Dative pari parinum pørum pørunum
Genitive pars parsins para paranna

French

Pronunciation

Preposition

par

  1. through
  2. by, for

Derived terms

Noun

par m.

  1. (golf) par

Hindi

Postposition

par

  1. common transliteration of पर meaning on, at, etc.

Icelandic

Etymology 1

From Middle Low German par, from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:is:Template:lang:la derivations]] pār (equal).

Noun

par n.

  1. pair
  2. a couple, two people who are dating

Etymology 2

From English par.

Noun

par n.

  1. (golf) par

Kurdish

Noun

par f.

  1. share, part

Noun

par f.

  1. last year

Adverb

par

  1. last year

Latin

Adjective

pār m., f., n., (genitive paris); third declension

  1. equal
  2. like
  3. suitable

Inflection

Third declension, variation of one ending (3:1E).

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender M.F. N. MM.FF. NN.
nominative pār pār parēs paria
genitive paris paris parium parium
dative parī parī paribus paribus
accusative parem pār parēs paria
ablative parī parī paribus paribus
vocative pār pār parēs paria

Derived terms

See also


Portuguese

Pronunciation

Noun

par, m. (plural: pares)

  1. A pair.
  2. A couple.
  3. (golf) par.

Adjective

par, m. (plural: pares)

  1. (number) even.

Romanian

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ro:Template:lang:la derivations]] palus.

Noun

par m. [[Category:Template:lang:ro nouns|par]]

  1. stake

Spanish

Noun

par m. (plural pares)

Singular
par m.

Plural
pares m.

  1. pair

Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

Inflection for par Singular Plural
neuter Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative par paret par paren
Genitive pars parets pars parens

par n.

  1. pair
  2. a couple, two people who are dating

Tamil

Noun

par

  1. meaning 'world' in English, உலகம் in Tamil.

Verb

par

  1. பார், 'see' in English, pronounced 'paar'.

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