Paren vs Parev - What's the difference?

paren | parev |


As a noun paren

is (informal) a parenthesis (bracket used to enclose parenthetical material in text).

As an adjective parev is

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paren

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (informal) A parenthesis (bracket used to enclose parenthetical material in text).
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    parev

    English

    Adjective

    (-)
  • Usage notes

    In Yiddish, the attributive form of the adjective. Some speakers familiar with Yiddish use this distribution in English as well, e.g. My mom made a pareve''' casserole'' but ''This casserole is '''parev .