Name: Porter

Origin and Meaning of the Name Porter

  • Meaning:
    One who carries goods; gatekeeper
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (POR ter)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Porter)
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