From Middle Dutch poreye, from Old French poree.
prei m (plural preien, diminutive preitje n)
From Proto-Balto-Slavic *prei, from Proto-Indo-European *prey. Cognate with Lithuanian priẽ (“at, with, to”), príe- (“at, with, to”), Latvian prie- and Common Slavic *pri (“at, with, by”).
Borrowed from English play.