"perquè" meaning in Catalan

See perquè in All languages combined, or Wiktionary

Conjunction

IPA: [pərˈkɛ] [Central], [pərˈkə] [Balearic], [peɾˈke] [Valencian] Audio: LL-Q7026 (cat)-Unjoanqualsevol-perquè.wav
Rhymes: -ɛ, -e Etymology: From per què. Etymology templates: {{m|ca|per què}} per què Head templates: {{head|ca|conjunction}} perquè
  1. (relative) why Tags: relative
    Sense id: en-perquè-ca-conj-K-I8WF8V
  2. so that (followed by the subjunctive) Synonyms: percosa
    Sense id: en-perquè-ca-conj-Tr0jwSNx Categories (other): Catalan entries with incorrect language header Disambiguation of Catalan entries with incorrect language header: 8 83 9
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: per a que (english: so that) [Valencia, colloquial]

Noun

IPA: [pərˈkɛ] [Central], [pərˈkə] [Balearic], [peɾˈke] [Valencian] Audio: LL-Q7026 (cat)-Unjoanqualsevol-perquè.wav Forms: perquès [plural]
Rhymes: -ɛ, -e Etymology: From per què. Etymology templates: {{m|ca|per què}} per què Head templates: {{ca-noun|m|#s}} perquè m (plural perquès)
  1. why (reason) Tags: masculine Related terms: per què
    Sense id: en-perquè-ca-noun-c4JzPRiE
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Synonyms: per a que (english: so that) [Valencia, colloquial]

Inflected forms

Alternative forms

Download JSON data for perquè meaning in Catalan (2.8kB)

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