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porta

See also: porta-

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin porta (a gate). See port.

NounEdit

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

porta

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

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin porta.

NounEdit

porta f (plural portes)

  1. door

VerbEdit

porta

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

Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

porta

  1. bigger entrance door of courtyard, pylon

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

porta

  1. third-person singular past historic of porter

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin porta.

NounEdit

porta f (plural portas)

  1. door
  2. entrance

SynonymsEdit

AntonymsEdit

VerbEdit

porta

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

HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin porta.

NounEdit

porta (plural porták)

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

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InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

porta (plural portas)

  1. door

InterlingueEdit

NounEdit

porta

  1. door

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ItalianEdit

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Porta (door)

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin porta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

porta f (plural porte)

  1. gate
  2. door
  3. (computing) port
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected form of portare.

VerbEdit

porta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of portare
  2. second-person singular imperative of portare
Derived termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


LadinEdit

VerbEdit

porta

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

LatinEdit

Porta Borsārī, Vērōnae

Etymology 1Edit

From a root par- "to pass through"; compare with Ancient Greek πόρος (póros, means of passage).

Pronunciation 1Edit

NounEdit

porta f (genitive portae); first declension

  1. gate, especially of a city
  2. entrance, passage, door
  3. (figuratively) way, means
InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative porta portae
genitive portae portārum
dative portae portīs
accusative portam portās
ablative portā portīs
vocative porta portae
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Pronunciation 2Edit

NounEdit

portā

  1. ablative singular of porta

Etymology 2Edit

Inflected form of portō (carry, bear)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

portā

  1. singular present active imperative of portō

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

porta m

  1. genitive singular form of ports

NovialEdit

VerbEdit

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

  1. to carry, to bring

PortugueseEdit

Porta

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese porta, from Latin porta.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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!



Serbo-CroatianEdit

NounEdit

porta f

  1. entrance

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

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.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

VerbEdit

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

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

ConjugationEdit

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