portier

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɔrˈtiːr/
  • Hyphenation: por‧tier
  • Rhymes: -iːr

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch portier, from Old French portier, from Latin portārius.

Noun[edit]

portier m (plural portiers)

  1. doorman, gatekeeper, porter, doorkeeper

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from French portière.

Noun[edit]

portier m (plural portieren, diminutive portiertje n)

  1. door of a vehicle, especially of a car or a coach

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin portārius (porter, gatekeeper), from Latin porta.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɔʁ.tje/
  • (file)
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

portier m (plural portiers, feminine portière)

  1. gatekeeper, doorkeeper, doorman
  2. (soccer) goalkeeper

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian portiere

Noun[edit]

portier m (plural portieri)

  1. gatekeeper, doorman
  2. (soccer) goalkeeper