Porter
Origin/Usage
French, Latin
Pronunciation
PAWR-tər
Meaning
Keeping the gate
Like the Name Porter?
BOYS
+ Porter
GIRLS
+ Add to My Favorites

More info about the name "Porter"

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.

Popularity of the Name Porter
Famous Porters

Porter Hall - actor
Porter Vaughan - baseball player

+ Add a Name ·
Do you like the name Porter?
Discussion on the name Porter
Weekly Prize Big thumb pnp frtcover resized

Potty training doesn’t stop for busy families’ on-the-go.  Pack 'n Potty is an all-in-one travel potty seat made of antimicrobial and waterproof material designed to make potty training stress-free while on-the-go. The stylish tote transforms easily into a “tent-like” sanitary cover that drapes over any standard toilet seat, making minimal contact with toilet surfaces and shielding your child from all touchable surfaces.  Attached to the sanitary cover is a stable, child-sized potty seat to give a child the confidence they need, comes ready to use...

The BellyBallot Story

We built BellyBallot to make naming your baby more fun. In under 2 minutes, parents can involve friends and family via Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to vote on their favorite names. Parents can now include loved ones from all over the globe on the joyous occasion of celebrating a new child's life.