Perogative vs Prerogative what difference

what is difference between Perogative and Prerogative

English

Noun

perogative

  1. Misspelling of prerogative.


English

Alternative forms

  • prærogative (obsolete)

Etymology

From Anglo-Norman prerogative (noun), from Latin praerogātīva (previous verdict; claim, privilege), noun use of the feminine singular of praerogātīvus (having first vote; privileged).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /pɹɪˈɹɒɡ.ə.tɪv/
  • (US) IPA(key): /pɹəˈɹɑɡ.ə.tɪv/, /pəˈɹɑ.ɡə.tɪv/

Noun

prerogative (plural prerogatives)

  1. A hereditary or official right or privilege.
  2. A right, or power that is exclusive to a monarch etc, especially such a power to make a decision or judgement.
  3. A right, especially when due to one’s position or role.
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  4. A property, attribute or ability which gives one a superiority or advantage over others; an inherent advantage or privilege; a talent.

Translations

Adjective

prerogative (comparative more prerogative, superlative most prerogative)

  1. Having a hereditary or official right or privilege.

Translations

References

  • John A. Simpson and Edward S. C. Weiner, editors (1989) , “prerogative”, in The Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition, Oxford: Clarendon Press, →ISBN

Italian

Noun

prerogative f pl

  1. plural of prerogativa

Anagrams

  • riporgevate

Middle French

Etymology

Either inherited from Old French prerogative or independently borrowed from Latin praerogativa.

Noun

prerogative f (plural prerogatives)

  1. prerogative; privilege

Adjective

prerogative f sg

  1. feminine singular of prerogatif

Old French

Etymology

First known attestation 1234 by Huon de Meri in Le tornoiement de l’Antéchrist. Borrowed from Latin praerogātīva (previous verdict; claim, privilege).

Noun

prerogative f (oblique plural prerogatives, nominative singular prerogative, nominative plural prerogatives)

  1. prerogative (right or privilege)

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