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Peru definition

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This page has 30 definitions of Peru with English translations in 16 languages. Peru is a proper noun. Also define these 0 related words and terms: .

See also: peru, Perú, Perù, Perû, Perũ, Perū, perü, and pēru

English Peru definition

Etymology

From Spanish Perú, possibly from the native name Birú, or from the Quechua pelu (river).

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Proper noun

Peru

  1. A country in South America. Official name: Republic of Peru.
  2. A city in Illinois
  3. A city in Indiana
  4. A city in Kansas
  5. A town in Maine
  6. A town in Massachusetts
  7. A city in Nebraska
  8. A town in New York
  9. An unincorporated community in Pennsylvania
  10. A town in Vermont
  11. An unincorporated community in West Virginia
  12. A town in Wisconsin

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Azerbaijani Peru definition

Proper noun

Peru

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Central Nahuatl Peru definition

Proper noun

Peru

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Classical Nahuatl Peru definition

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Proper noun

Peru (locative)

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

Czech Peru definition

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Proper noun

Peru n

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Further reading

  • Peru in Kartotéka Novočeského lexikálního archivu
  • Peru in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Dutch Peru definition

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Peru n

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Finnish Peru definition

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈperu/, [ˈpe̞ru]
  • Rhymes: -eru
  • Syllabification: Pe‧ru

Proper noun

Peru

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

Declension

Inflection of Peru (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Peru
genitive Perun
partitive Perua
illative Peruun
singular plural
nominative Peru
accusative nom. Peru
gen. Perun
genitive Perun
partitive Perua
inessive Perussa
elative Perusta
illative Peruun
adessive Perulla
ablative Perulta
allative Perulle
essive Peruna
translative Peruksi
instructive
abessive Perutta
comitative
Possessive forms of Peru (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person Peruni Perumme
2nd person Perusi Perunne
3rd person Perunsa

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German Peru definition

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Proper noun

Peru n (genitive Perus)

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Hungarian Peru definition

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɛru]
  • Hyphenation: Pe‧ru

Proper noun

Peru

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

Declension

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative Peru
accusative Perut
dative Perunak
instrumental Peruval
causal-final Peruért
translative Peruvá
terminative Peruig
essive-formal Peruként
essive-modal
inessive Peruban
superessive Perun
adessive Perunál
illative Peruba
sublative Perura
allative Peruhoz
elative Peruból
delative Peruról
ablative Perutól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
Perué
non-attributive
possessive - plural
Peruéi
Possessive forms of Peru
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. Perum
2nd person sing. Perud
3rd person sing. Peruja
1st person plural Perunk
2nd person plural Perutok
3rd person plural Perujuk

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Latvian Peru definition

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Proper noun

Peru f (indeclinable)

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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  • peruānis m, peruāne f

Norwegian Bokmål Peru definition

Proper noun

Peru

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Norwegian Nynorsk Peru definition

Proper noun

Peru

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Polish Peru definition

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Proper noun

Peru n (indeclinable)

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Further reading

  • Peru in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese Peru definition

bandeira do Peru

Etymology

Borrowed from Spanish Perú, possibly from the native name Birú, or from the Quechua pelu (river).

Pronunciation

Proper noun

Peru m

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Serbo-Croatian Peru definition

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /peru/
  • Hyphenation: Pe‧ru

Proper noun

Peru m (Cyrillic spelling Перу)

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Swedish Peru definition

Proper noun

Peru n (genitive Perus)

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

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Tagalog Peru definition

Etymology

From Spanish Perú (Peru).

Proper noun

Perú

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

Turkmen Peru definition

Proper noun

Peru

  1. Peru (a country in South America)

Uzbek Peru definition

Proper noun

Peru

  1. Peru (a country in South America)