Portia

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This is an semi-popular name in the US. Ranking #3028 in 2013 and #3151 in 2014.

Famous People

Portia de Rossi (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Portia Doubleday (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Portia Nelson (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Portia Dawson (Movie Actress,TV Actress)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From Latin feminine form of the gens name Porcius, from porcus ‎(“pig”). The moon is named for the character in The Merchant of Venice.

Meaning(s):

-(astronomy) The seventh satellite of the planet Uranus.

-( female name -comes from the Latin language-).

In Translingual

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Meaning(s):

-(taxon genus family Salticidae jumping spiders that prey on other spiders)