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While watching this video about which is the correct plural of the word 'Prometheus', I realized that some of the cutting edge technologies like:

use names related to greek. So, I wondered if also Docker has any "greek" roots. (To say the truth, I thought of the word: Δοκός)

According to this site: http://ewonago.blogspot.gr/2008/06/dock.html, dock is related to the verb Δέχομαι which means: receive, contain.

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    To be clear, you're asking about the origin of dock in the sense meaning "ship platform", not any of the other three unrelated senses, correct? – Laurel Jan 4 '18 at 18:58
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    The OED writes that its origins beyond Dutch and English are uncertain. It does mention Greek δοχή "receptacle." I doubt that whoever named "Docker" was thinking about that, however. Etymonline is a good starting point for researching etymology questions. – RaceYouAnytime Jan 4 '18 at 19:01

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