πορδή

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From Ancient Greek πέρδομαι ‎(pérdomai, to fart)

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πορδή ‎(pordíf ‎(plural πορδές)

  1. (colloquial, vulgar) fart (intestinal gasses emitted from the anus)
  2. (figuratively) young person (usually in the context of impudence or cheek)
    Ο γιος σου είναι μια σταλιά πορδή και αντιμιλάει.‎ ― O gios sou eínai mia staliá pordí kai antimiláei. ― Your child is only a little fart and he's talking back.
  3. (figuratively) unimportant person
    ο Νίκος είναι μια πορδή, μην τον ξεσυνερίζεσαι.‎ ― o Níkos eínai mia pordí, min ton xesynerízesai. ― Nikos is a little twit, don't even bother with him.

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