Turkish pronunciation pıreyd
Etymology [ p&-'rAd ] (noun.) circa 1656. French parade (“show, display, parade, parry, formerly also a halt on horseback”) Spanish parada (“a halt, stop, pause, a parade”) parar (“to halt, stop, get ready, prepare”) Latin parare (“to prepare, in Medieval Latin and Rom. also to halt, stop, prevent, guard against, etc., also dress, trim, adorn”); see pare. Compare parry, a doublet of parade.