πύλη

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Ancient GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

πύλη ‎(púlēf ‎(genitive πύλης); first declension pule pulh pyle may be Romanised forms of Ancient Greek πύλη.

  1. A wing of gates
  2. gate, door
  3. entrance, orifice

Derived termsEdit

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • πύλη in Liddell & Scott (1940) A Greek–English Lexicon, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • «πύλη» in Autenrieth, Georg (1891) A Homeric Dictionary for Schools and Colleges, New York: Harper and Brothers
  • «πύλη» in Cunliffe, Richard J. (1924) A Lexicon of the Homeric Dialect: Expanded Edition, Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, published 1963
  • «πύλη» in Bailly, Anatole (1935) Le Grand Bailly: Dictionnaire grec-français, Paris: Hachette
  • Woodhouse, S. C. (1910) English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language[1], London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Limited.

GreekEdit

NounEdit

πύλη ‎(pýlif ‎(plural πύλες)

  1. gate, portal
  2. (computing) portal

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