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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin. Probably a Pre-Greek loan, like many other architectural terms.

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

πῠ́λη (púlēf (genitive πῠ́λης); first declension

  1. A wing of gates.
  2. A gate, door.
    Synonyms: θύρα (thúra)
  3. An entrance, orifice.

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GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek πύλη (púlē).

NounEdit

πύλη (pýlif (plural πύλες)

  1. gate, portal
  2. (computing) portal

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Further readingEdit

  • πύλη in Triantafyllides, Hidryma (1998) Λεξικό της κοινής νεοελληνικής [Dictionary of Standard Modern Greek]