πόρος

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE root
*per-

From πείρω ‎(peírō, to pierce, to run through) or περάω ‎(peráō, to drive right through), from πέρα ‎(péra).

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πόρος ‎(pórosm ‎(genitive πόρου); second declension

  1. a means of passage, passage-way, way, opening
  2. especially passage over a body of water: ford, strait, ferry, bridge
  3. a means to an end
  4. (biology) fiber, filament, thread
  5. journey

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

πόρος ‎(pórosm ‎(plural πόροι)

  1. (anatomy) pore, duct
    Ο ιδρώτας έτρεχε από κάθε πόρο του δέρματος μας.‎ ― O idrótas étreche apó káthe póro tou dérmatos mas. ― Sweat ran from every pore of our skin.
  2. (plural) resources, (financial) means
    φυσικοί πόροι‎ ― fysikoí póroi ― natural resources

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