[pawr-ee; Finnish paw-ree]
- a seaport in W Finland, on the Gulf of Bothnia.
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It was harvest time, and Pori went out to oversee the workmen.
The door of the building opened, and Pori appeared on the threshold.
Pori saw her and took her for what she was, indeed, a most unhappy woman.
Tahoser, encouraged by the friendly words of Pori, abandoned her supplicating attitude and rose.
Staggering and pressing her little hand to her heart to still its beating, she drew near Pori's dwelling.
- a port in SW Finland, on the Gulf of Bothnia. Pop: 76 189 (2003 est)Swedish name: Björneborg
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