θύρα

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From Proto-Indo-European *dʰwer-. Cognates include Sanskrit द्वार् (dvār), Latin foris, Old Armenian դուռն (duṙn) and Old English duru and dor (English door).

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Noun[edit]

θῠ́ρᾱ (thúrāf (genitive θῠ́ρᾱς); first declension

  1. door
  2. entrance

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek θύρα (thúra)[1], from Proto-Indo-European *dʰwer-. For senses USB, port, semantic loan from English Universal Serial Bus and port (sense computing).

Noun[edit]

θύρα (thýraf (plural θύρες)

  1. door
  2. a gate in a stadium
  3. a PC port
    θύρα USB (USB port)

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  1. ^ θύρα in Triantafyllides, Manolis (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]