Definition of Peris

1. Noun. (plural of peri) ¹



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Definition of Peris

1. peri [n] - See also: peri

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Peris

peripterous
peripters
peripubescent
peripylephlebitis
peripylic
peripyloric
perique
periques
perirectal
perirectal abscess
perirectitis
perirenal
perirenal fascia
perirhinal
perirhizoclasia
peris (current term)
perisalpingitis
perisalpingo-ovaritis
perisalpinx
perisarc
perisarcs
periscian
periscii
periscope
periscopes
periscopic
periscopic lens
periscopic meniscus
periscopically
periselectivities

Literary usage of Peris

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1. Anthology of Russian Literature from the Earliest Period to the Present Time by Leo Wiener (1903)
"THE peris Her sins atoned by tears of sorrow, Those penitential tears scarce dry ... Through starry space, the soul embracing, White peris take their flight ..."

2. Heroes and Heroines of Fiction: Modern Prose and Poetry by William Shepard Walsh (1914)
"peris), in Oriental mythology, certain gentle spirits,—offspring of the fallen angels and themselves constituting a link between man and angel,—who dwell in ..."

3. Early Indiana Trials and Sketches: Reminiscences by Oliver Hampton Smith (1858)
"... hearts arc sleeping, forever blest; Where wandering peris love to rest; Where the sky and the earth are softly fair, Bury her there—bury her there ! ..."

4. Highways and Byways in North Wales by Arthur Granville Bradley (1898)
"... peris. of the Welsh princes and two celebrities at any rate were here for years in durance vile. The first was Owen Goch, the third brother of Llewelyn ..."

5. The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany (1829)
"The king called four of the peris who were well acquainted with the road, ... Two of the peris stood by him, while the other two went to gather fruit. ..."

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