Origin:French
Popularity:826
Meaning:gatekeeper; doorkeeper
Porter is a masculine name of French and English origins. Coming from the Old French word portier, this unique name translates to “gatekeeper” or “doorkeeper.” This makes for a poetic way to remind baby that the door to their destiny is in their own hands. If you imagine baby being a strong leader in their life and knowing the “ins” and “outs” of their profession, the name Porter is sure to make for strong inspiration.

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