Pară is the fruit and păr is the tree but also means hair
What is the difference between pară and păr??
Similar to the Portuguese word "Pêra", which means the same.
Note that the orthography of the word has changed to "Pera", according to the new rules,
as seen on this website [https://www.infopedia.pt/apoio/artigos/4695].
Also in Spanish, Italian, Catalan and Galician is "pera", French is "poire"
It has really changed