Porter Meaning in English, Porter Baby Name Origin Gender Meaning Pronunciation

Does Porter Baby Name seem like an intriguing name for your baby? Learn Porter Name Meaning in English, its origin and which gender Porter Baby Name is most suitable for. Check through our list of names that are related to the name Porter, names similar to Porter and sibling names of Porter. Also, read through a detailed numerology report for the name Porter.
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French, Latin
PAWR-tər::POR ter
Gatekeeper, Carrier
Related Porter Baby Names
Arte, Barber, Bartel, Baxter, Bertel, Birte, Birtel, Boarte, Booker, Borden
Similar Porter Baby Names
Porteur, Portier, Pryderi
Middle Names
James, Ryan, Knox, Ellis, Allen, Andrew, Aristides, Banks, Cannon, Colby
Porter is an English name and means 'gatekeeper'. It comes from the Old French word 'portier', which was a man who carried loads for a living.::This cool choice came from an occupational surname meant to indicate someone whose job was to guard the entrance to a town. Most people know a porter as someone who carries someone elses bags, like in a hotel. Despite its working-class meaning, the name's got an elegant, formal ring to it. Porter gets a lot of play as a last name (Cole Porter, Billy Porter) but not too much as a first namegood news for parents who want their son to stand out from a crowd that's crammed with Noahs and Liams.
Famous Persons
Porter Hall - actorPorter Vaughan - baseball player
The name Porter has a numerology value of 1 In numerological terms, this means the following IndividualA single human being, as distinguished from a group.A person: a strange individual.A distinct, indivisible entity; a single thing, being, instance, or item.A group considered as a unit.AggressorA person, group, or nation that attacks first or initiates hostilities; an assailant or invader.SelfA person or thing referred to with respect to complete individuality: one's own self.A person's nature, character, etc.: his better self.Personal interest.LeadershipThe position or function of a leader, a person who guides or directs a group.Ability to lead.An act or instance of leading; guidance; direction: They prospered under his strong leadership.The leaders of a group.YangBright, positive masculine principle.:: Numerology SoulUrge Number: 11 People with this name have a deep inner desire to inspire others in a higher cause, and