(Turkish), from (Persian) parah a piece.
A piece of Turkish money, usually copper, the fortieth part of a piaster, or about one ninth of a cent.
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A corruption of the older form pora (a combination of por and a, or from Latin pro ad), influenced by the archaic preposition par.
Formerly, a subunit of currency in several countries in the Ottoman/Turkish and Yugoslav regions.
para third-person singular present indicative of parar second-person singular imperative of parar
Adjective para (comparative more para, superlative most para) (Australia, slang) very drunk
Adverb para some, the (when talking about people)
para Said by any jeepney passenger to call onto the driver to halt the vehicle, with the intention of dismounting.
para (+ablative) before in front of
para For; so; in order that. Tumakbo ako para makaabot sa kanila. I ran to catch up with them.
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