Etymology, English, Paper

From Middle English paper, borrowed from Anglo-Norman paper, papier, from Latin papȳrus, from Ancient Greek πάπυρος (pápuros). Doublet of papyrus.   (Received Pronunciation) IPA: /ˈpeɪpə/ (General American) enPR: pā’pər, IPA: /ˈpeɪpɚ/ (Indian English) IPA: [ˈpeːpə(r)], [ˈpeɪpə(r)]