Port

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See also: port, PORT, pórt, port., and Port.

English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

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Port

  1. A city in Portugal, near the mouth of the Douro, after which port wine is named
  2. A surname​.

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German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German port, borrowed from Old French port, itself borrowed from Latin portus (harbor).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɔʁt/, [pɔɐ̯t]

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Port m (genitive Portes or Ports, plural Porte)

  1. (poetic, obsolete) haven (place of safety)
  2. (obsolete) harbor, port
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English port, ultimately from Latin porta (gate).

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Port m (genitive Ports, plural Ports)

  1. (computer hardware, networking) port

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation from Portesmūþa.

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Port m

  1. A male given name attributed to one of the Saxon invaders of Britain, apparently in an inference from Portesmūþa.

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