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Porter - Meaning of Porter

What does Porter mean?

Meaning of the name PorterPortyPortPortie

[ 2 syll. por-ter, po-rt-er ] The baby girl name Porter is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced PAORT-er †. Porter has its origins in the Latin language. The meaning of Porter is 'gatekeeper'.

Forms of Porter include the names Port, Portie, and Porty.

Porter is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Porter has primarily been a boy name in the last century.

† English pronunciation for Porter: P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"


Meaning of Porter Meaning of Port Meaning of Porty Meaning of Portie Meaning of Port Meaning of Porter Meaning of Portyr Meaning of Porty Meaning of Portur Meaning of Portor Meaning of Portir Meaning of Portier Meaning of Portie Meaning of Porteur Meaning of Porte Meaning of Portar Meaning of Poart
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