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Portia Meaning


What does Portia mean?

The name Portia is of English origin.

The meaning of Portia is "pig".

Portia is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Por-ti-a.

The Given Name Portia

Portia is quite a fearless name and a welcome find.

A name fit for a child full of a positive vibe and distinction, a little pathfinder.

A mesmerizing name that will be delightful to parents.

Portia falls into the animal name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Portia de Rossi.

Portia Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 4,792 in baby name popularity for girls with 29 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,677 in baby name popularity for girls with 42 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Portia sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Portia Name Popularity Page.

Portia Related Names

Variants of the name Portia include Porsche.

The names Porche, Porcius are all forms of Portia.

Famous Portias

  • Portia ~ The Merchant of Venice character
  • Portia de Rossi ~ Actress

Portia Numerology

What will your new littlePortia be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Portia are often healthy and sensitive but most of all they are read more >>

Portia Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Portia in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Portia.

Just for fun, see the name Portia in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Portia in Nautical Flags page.