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Webster

English Word:

para


English Pronunciation:

pa•ra


Noun:


⇨Etymology

(Turkish), from (Persian) parah a piece.


⇨Definition

A piece of Turkish money, usually copper, the fortieth part of a piaster, or about one ninth of a cent.



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Wiktionary

Etymology:

A corruption of the older form pora (a combination of por and a, or from Latin pro ad), influenced by the archaic preposition par.


Synonyms:

aqça


Noun:

Formerly, a subunit of currency in several countries in the Ottoman/Turkish and Yugoslav regions.


Verb:

para third-person singular present indicative of parar second-person singular imperative of parar


Adjective:

Adjective para (comparative more para, superlative most para) (Australia, slang) very drunk


Adverb:

Adverb para some, the (when talking about people)


Interjection:

para Said by any jeepney passenger to call onto the driver to halt the vehicle, with the intention of dismounting.


Anagrams:

AARP, apar


Preposition:

para (+ablative) before in front of


Conjunction:

para For; so; in order that. Tumakbo ako para makaabot sa kanila. I ran to catch up with them.


Reference:

para

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