Meaning of PORT in English

PORT

n.

Function: noun

Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French, from porter to carry, from Latin portare

Date: 14th century

1 : the manner of bearing oneself

2 archaic : STATE 3

3 : the position in which a military weapon is carried at the command port arms

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.