porta

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin porta ‎(a gate). See port.

Noun[edit]

porta ‎(plural portae)

  1. (anatomy) The part of the liver or other organ where its vessels and nerves enter; the hilum.
  2. (anatomy) The foramen of Monro.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of B. G. Wilder to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

porta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of portar
  2. second-person singular imperative of portar

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin porta.

Noun[edit]

porta f ‎(plural portes)

  1. door

Verb[edit]

porta

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of portar
  2. second-person singular imperative form of portar

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

porta

  1. bigger entrance door of courtyard, pylon

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

porta

  1. third-person singular past historic of porter

Anagrams[edit]


Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin porta.

Noun[edit]

porta f ‎(plural portas)

  1. door
  2. entrance

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Verb[edit]

porta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of portar
  2. second-person singular imperative of portar

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin porta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈportɒ/
  • Hyphenation: por‧ta

Noun[edit]

porta ‎(plural porták)

  1. port (gate)
  2. parcel of land (with a house on it)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (plural in -k, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative porta porták
accusative portát portákat
dative portának portáknak
instrumental portával portákkal
causal-final portáért portákért
translative portává portákká
terminative portáig portákig
essive-formal portaként portákként
essive-modal
inessive portában portákban
superessive portán portákon
adessive portánál portáknál
illative portába portákba
sublative portára portákra
allative portához portákhoz
elative portából portákból
delative portáról portákról
ablative portától portáktól
Possessive forms of porta
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. portám portáim
2nd person sing. portád portáid
3rd person sing. portája portái
1st person plural portánk portáink
2nd person plural portátok portáitok
3rd person plural portájuk portáik

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

porta

  1. indefinite genitive plural of port

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

porta ‎(plural portas)

  1. door

Interlingue[edit]

Noun[edit]

porta

  1. door

Related terms[edit]


Italian[edit]

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Porta (door)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin porta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

porta f ‎(plural porte)

  1. gate
  2. door
  3. (computing) port
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of portare.

Verb[edit]

porta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of portare
  2. second-person singular imperative of portare
Derived terms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Ladin[edit]

Verb[edit]

porta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of porter
  2. third-person plural present indicative of porter
  3. second-person singular imperative of porter

Latin[edit]

Porta Borsārī, Vērōnae

Etymology 1[edit]

From the Proto-Indo-European root *per- ‎(to pass through). Confer with portus, Ancient Greek πόρος ‎(póros, means of passage).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

porta f ‎(genitive portae); first declension

  1. gate, especially of a city
  2. entrance, passage, door
  3. (figuratively) way, means
Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative porta portae
genitive portae portārum
dative portae portīs
accusative portam portās
ablative portā portīs
vocative porta portae
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

See also[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

portā

  1. ablative singular of porta

References[edit]

  • porta” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of portō ‎(carry, bear)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

portā

  1. singular present active imperative of portō

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

porta m

  1. genitive singular form of ports

Novial[edit]

Verb[edit]

porta ‎(past portad, active participle portant, passive participle portat)

  1. to carry, to bring

Portuguese[edit]

Porta

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese porta, from Latin porta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈpɔχ.tɐ/, /ˈpɔɾ.tɐ/
  • (Caipira) IPA(key): /ˈpɔɹ.tɐ/
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ˈpɔɾ.tɐ/
  • (Northeast Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈpɔh.tɐ/, /ˈpɔ.ʈɐ/
  • Hyphenation: por‧ta

Noun[edit]

porta f (plural portas)

  1. door
    • 2005, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e o Enigma do Príncipe (Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince), Rocco, page 180:
      Se você não abrir a porta, vamos arrombá-la!
      If you are not going to open the door, we will break it down!
  2. entrance
  3. (by extension) gateway
  4. (by extension) solution
  5. (computing) port (connector of an electronic device)

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

porta

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of portar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of portar

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

porta f

  1. entrance

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

porta

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of portar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of portar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of portar.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortening of portförbjuda from port (entrance, gateway, door) and förbjuda (prohibit, forbid).

Verb[edit]

porta ‎(present portar, preterite portade, supine portat, imperative porta)

  1. to forbid somebody to enter, e.g. a shop, a pub or similar

Conjugation[edit]

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