The word DOCK (the area of water between two piers or alongside a pier that receives a ship for loading, unloading, or repairs; a pier, a wharf) is related to the Greek word Î”Î¿Ï‡Î® (doche; a place for receiving or holding the ships) from the verb Î”ÎÏ‡Î¿Î¼Î±Î¹ (dechome; to receive, to contain).
In modern Greek
Î±) Î´Î¿Ï‡ÎµÎ¯Î¿: pot, container, receptacle, dispenser [dochio]
Î²) Î´ÎÏ‡Î¿Î¼Î±Î¹: receive, contain [dechome]
Î³) Î½Ï„ÏŒÎºÎ¿Ï‚: dock [dokos]