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pe•ri



Pronunciation: (pēr'ē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/peri.html on line 83 [key]
n.,
pl. -ris.

1. one of a large group of beautiful, fairylike beings of Persian mythology, represented as descended from fallen angels and excluded from paradise until their penance is accomplished.
2. any lovely, graceful person.

Pe•ri



Pronunciation: (pe'rē), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/peri.html on line 109 [key]
n.
Ja•co•po Pronunciation: (yä'kô-pô), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/peri.html on line 123 [key] 1561–1633, Italian composer.

peri-




a prefix meaning “about” or “around” (perimeter, periscope), “enclosing” or “surrounding” (pericardium), and “near” (perigee, perihelion), appearing in loanwords from Greek (peripeteia); on this model, used in the formation of compound words (perimorph).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/peri.html on line 172 peri (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/peri.html on line 174 peri (Encyclopedia)

 

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