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xPorter
Origin/Usage
French, Latin
Pronunciation
PAWR-tər
Meaning
Keeping the gate
More info about the name "Porter"
More Info

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.

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Famous Porters

Porter Hall - actor
Porter Vaughan - baseball player

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