perron

noun
per·​ron | \ˈper-ən, pe-ˈrōⁿ \

Definition of perron 

: an outdoor stairway leading up to a building entrance also : a platform at its top

First Known Use of perron

1723, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for perron

French, from Old French, from perre, pierre rock, stone, from Latin petra, from Greek

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